National Geographic : 1952 Dec
ROBERTCASADESUSphotographed at the Steinway by Adrian Siegel Choose the piano of the world's great artists for your home The great artists treasure many qualities in a piano, but none are so important as the tone, the response and the incredible stamina of the Steinway. Supreme on concert stage, radio and television, the Steinway is also supreme in the home. The craftsmen who build the distinguished Grand also build the Vertical with its unique Diaphragmatic Soundboard that gives big piano tone. Only the Steinway Vertical has the patented Accelerated Action, which helps both beginners and experi enced players in developing sensitive touch. These advantages, with its high resale value, make the Steinway Vertical the most economical piano you can buy! With proper care, the Steinway will serve for generations. The Steinway is used exclusively by Bartlett & Robertson, De Sabata, Kreisler, Las Michelangeli, Pressler, Rose, Sandor, Thebom and many, many others. Over 1000 music schi and music departments of leading colleges use the Steinway exclusively... Only Steinway is used by nearly all of the nation's leading orchestras, radio and television static You will enjoy our booklet, "How to Choose Your Piano." For a free copy, write Steinway & Sons, Steinway Hall, 109 W. 57th St., New York 19. Your local Steinway dealer (listed in the 50 classified telephone directory) can de- $1 liver to your home a Steinway Vertical J for as little down as .......... . Liberal time to pay. Slightlyhigher in the West ools STEINWAY the THE INSTRUMENT OF THE IMMORTALS Ins.