August Förster 215

Length: 215cm Semi Concert Piano

Made in Germany

Description

Designed for the most discerning of pianists, smaller concert venues, churches, chamber music and teaching work, the 215 is a semi-concert sized piano that compares with the finest on the market. Featuring all German parts and construction and superb attention to detail in finishing and preparation. We invite anyone auditioning pianos at the highest level to try the 215.

 

Available in a wide range of colours and custom timber veneers by special order. Ask us for more information.

Soundboard / Rips

Tapered and contoured solid spruce soundboard made of selected mountain spruce, notched into the inner rim.

Frame

Beech laminated rim with beech spruce beams, tenon joined to the rim with beechwood dowels.

Bridges

bridges of hard rock maple

Plate

Pure iron ore, made in the traditional method of slow and sand casting.

Action

All “Renner” – action are made of European hornbeam.

Hammers

Premium “Renner” hammers, t-wired and individually voiced

Keys

Premium spruce keys, individually balanced and weighted.

Pin Block

19 ply: Cross grained laminated beech, brand “Delignit”

Tuning Pins

German “ Diamant” tuning pins

Strings

“Röslau” wire

Others

fallboard brake and black keys of ebony wood
legs with iron interlocks
full sostenuto
large solid brass castorsat model 215:
hammers from “Abel”

August Förster 215