Yamaha MX22 Disklavier
45" Oak Studio Upright with Disklavier - Serial #T271106 - 2001
From 1986-2005 the Yamaha piano company operated a factory in Thomaston, GA. This is one of those pianos, and was built in 2001. It is oak satin with open grain, 45" studio upright model MX22, (P22) with a working Disklavier player system, also from 2001. These institutional edition studio uprights are built with great durability and special features such as a long music desk, heavy duty castors and a locking fallboard.
This piano is in pristine condition! It has many, many more years of life left, and the player system works great! The player system can be upgraded for an additional cost.
This Yamaha has been reconditioned and moved into our showroom. This included:
- Hammer Resurfacing
- Aligning Hammers to Strings
- Tightening Action Screws
- Leveling Keys
- Adjusting Key Dip
- Adjusting Let-off & Backchecks
- Cleaning the Strings
- Cleaning Keytops
- Adjusting the Pedals
- Re-pinning & Replacing Felts as Needed
- Tuning & Voicing
If purchased new today, with a player system, this piano would retail close to $15,000. This much sought after piano offers so much for less than half the price of a new instrument.
Yamaha Piano History
The Yamaha Corporation built it's first upright pianos in 1900, with grand pianos soon to follow. This Japanese company has continually sought to improve its instruments by sending its engineers to study with European piano manufacturing greats, as well as bringing experts to Japan to advise in their factory. The Yamaha Music school was started in 1954, and soon thereafter the company began to diversify with production of motorcycles, water craft, as well as other instruments.
In 1973 Yamaha bought the Everett Piano Company located in South Haven, MI, and produced pianos for the US market in factories that were located in Michigan and Georgia. These factories closed in 1986 (Michigan) and 2005 (Georgia). Today all of the Yamaha pianos are made in Asia, including Indonesia, China and Japan.
Yamaha has maintained its success to become one of the largest piano manufacturing companies in the world, and acquired the German Piano Bosendorfer in 2008, maintaining it's manufacturing plant in Austria. Today it is one of the most recognized names in the musical world.
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45" Oak Studio Upright - Serial #T123252 - 1989
From 1986-2005 the Yamaha piano company operated a factory in Thomaston, GA. This is one of those pianos, and was built in 1989. It is oak satin with open grain, 45" studio upright model P22 - the T indicates that it was made in Georgia, USA. This is the institutional model, built with great durability and special features such as a long music desk, heavy duty castors and a locking fallboard.