This is a partial list of piano manufacturers. HOW OLD IS YOUR PIANO? General Information. You can find the year below that your piano was made and the manufacturer in most cases. The age of your piano is determined by the Serial Number.
- FIND THE AGE & SERIAL NUMBER OF YOUR PIANO. Some piano manufacturers place serial numbers in various places. Michael Sweeney, RPT. Haddorff piano serial number. One thing to bear in mind is that the piano world is always changing. My technician ( make sure you deal with a Registered Piano Technician, not a " tuner" ) told me that in the last 200 or so years, there have been about 12, 500 different brands of pianos made ( not model names - - brands)!
Most piano professionals have access to detailed information about these brands using a Piano Atlas to reference serial numbers, which are used to determine a piano' s age using the year a piano was built. Michael Sweeney is a Registered Piano Technician of the Piano Technicians Guild and the Master Piano Technicians of America. As you read my comments on piano brands, below, you will note that many are American.
70 percent of the information presented on this web page and the accompanying web pages is only here because of the generosity of Durrell Armstrong, the deceased owner of the Player Piano Co. Information guide to the piano marketplace, including reviews of various brands of pianos, new and used. The age of your piano is determined by the serial number. Sweeney Piano is a family owned piano repair and refinishing business in continuous operation for over 40 years.