Year of manufacture: 1925
Serial number: 240388
Mechanism: Aeolian Duoart (full)
The Aeolian Company in the USA succeeded in winning such renowned companies as Steinway & Sons exclusively (for the USA) for their DuoArt reproduction systems. Between 1911 and 1931, Steinway & Sons supplied the Aeolian Company with 600 instruments annually (source: Fascination PlayerPiano by Jürgen Hocker, 2009). This grand piano was manufactured in 1925 as the DuoArt Player Piano Model XR-6. It has suffered a lot over the decades and needs a complete restoration to be good to use again....