Steinway is one of the world’s widely-known and best-loved piano brands – it is synonymous with quality, craftsmanship, and the particular romance of piano music.
Steinway instruments have a reputation for being finely crafted, durable, and a treat for musicians of all skill levels. These qualities also make Steinway one of the most popular piano brands used in schools. Throughout the country and around the world, schools using Steinway pianos are teaching young musicians how to play, but also how to incorporate a fine instrument into their passion for creating music.
Learning with Steinway
Steinway instruments are so popular in the learning environment, many schools have decided to use the brand exclusively. All Steinway Schools use the brand for everything from practice to recitals, for everyday use to special occasions and everything in between.
Oberlin Conservatory of Music in Oberlin, Ohio committed to Steinway in 1877, making it the first member of the All Steinway program and today, there are more than 170 All Steinway Schools throughout the world.
Schools Using Steinway Pianos
Many institutions purchase their collection of Steinways in bulk. The University of Cincinnati – College-Conservatory of Music in Ohio became one of the best known schools using Steinway and placed an order for 165 new Steinway pianos for $4.1 million, making it one of the largest orders Steinway has ever processed.
Oberlin and the College Conservatory of Music in Ohio are not the only schools using Steinways. They are used exclusively in many other of the world’s most respected music conservatories, including:
- Yale School of Music in New Haven, CT
- Cleveland Institute of Music in Cleveland, OH
- Curtis Institute of Music and the Academy of Vocal Arts in Philadelphia, PA
- Central Conservatory of Music, School of Piano and the China Conservatory of Music, School of Piano in Beijing, China
- Conservatorio de Música de Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico
- Leeds College of Music – Conservatoire in Leeds, England
- Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff, Wales
In addition to the conservatories listed above, several colleges, universities, and schools of distinction are Steinway schools.
For a complete list of all schools using Steinway Pianos, visit All-Steinway Schools.
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