Horowitz Steinway Piano http://wrti.org en New Owner Promises Handmade Steinways For Years To Come http://wrti.org/post/new-owner-promises-handmade-steinways-years-come For 160 years, the pianos made by Steinway & Sons have been considered the finest in the world. So when hedge fund billionaire John Paulson recently bought the company, it struck fear in the hearts of musicians: Would the famously handcrafted pianos be changed, for the sake of efficiency? Paulson, who owns several Steinways himself, says nothing will change.<p>Great pianists need great pianos. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:08:00 +0000 Jeff Lunden 6823 at http://wrti.org New Owner Promises Handmade Steinways For Years To Come A Visit With The Horowitz Steinway Piano http://wrti.org/post/visit-horowitz-steinway-piano <p>This week, we&#39;re on location at Jacobs Music in Philadelphia where we visited its celebrity&nbsp; resident - the Horowitz Steinway CD 503 piano. Legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz owned and played <em>only</em> this piano during his lifetime, and it is now on tour throughout the United States as a special envoy for the Steinway company.</p> Sat, 09 Jun 2012 15:35:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 3985 at http://wrti.org A Visit With The Horowitz Steinway Piano