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C.Bechstein Academy A190 Grand Piano

A grand with immaculate prowess and personality
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  • (Delivery from £149.00)
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The C. Bechstein Academy A190 grand piano will charm you with its rich, warming sound quality and pin-like precise touch. With this instrument in your music room, home or concert hall, the Academy A190 grand piano offers not only a sense of prestige, but also a remarkable voice that suits any musical style and musical desire. Want to try this piano? Contact our experts today.

A Parlour Grand Piano with a Professional Profile

Research and development is consistently at the heart of everything C.Bechstein offer. The A190 Academy Grand Piano is living proof of this. Developed as a source of exceptional musical pleasure taking into account the brand'™s great tradition, this grand piano is striking, not only for its wide dynamic range, clear noble voice and colourful timbre, but the pleasant touch results from the precision and excellent response of the professional quality action is amplifiend by the specially graded hammerheads made by C. Bechstein.

An incredible wealth of nuances, the C.Bechstein Academy A190 parlour grand piano is a gateway to musical exploration, wrapped within the C.Bechstein world. Its convenient size and magical charm makes it suitable for both private music rooms and small concert halls without compromising on the slightest bit of tonality or elegance.

The Most Prestigious Manufacturing In The World

All C.Bechstein pianos within the Academy range are manufactured in Germany and take into account the latest discoveries in the field of material technology. Long-term testing performed at the C.Bechstein production site determines the effect of even the slightest alteration of the original design so that every acoustic assembly corresponds exactly to the targeted ideal. Nothing is left to chance thanks to automatic communication between the various machines, while manual post-processing of the action and acoustic assemblies make a jewel out of every A190 parlour grand piano.

C.Bechstein Vario System Accessory

Also available as an option on the A190 is the C.Bechstein Vario System. A digital mute that captures every detail of your playing dynamically transforming your acoustic piano into a digital instrument, empowering you to perform without disturbing anyone. Designed to be unobtrusive the control panel slides out from under the left-hand side of the keyboard, giving you a large touchscreen where you can access different instrument sounds, volume controls, recording options and other settings, this feature helps bring all of the best features of your acoustic piano into a digital masterpiece. Learn more about the C.Bechstein vario system here.


  • The overall character of a premium quality instrument with perfect voice and touch.
  • Soundboard crafted using specially selected mountain spruce grown slowly at elevations between 800 and 1,000 meters.
  • The cast iron frame is made in a special composition and formed to dampen the vibrations and boosts the strings energy.
  • The action assembly is a highly complex professional action made up of 2,000 parts and designed in accordance with C. Bechstein'™s Keyboard and Action Engineering and Geometry standards.
  • Hammerheads made by C. Bechstein Germany delivering the best dynamics and finest nuances.
  • The case is manufactured from twenty top quality parts in an elegant high-gloss lacquer finish.


  • Width - 153cm
  • Length- 190cm
  • Weight - 348kg
  • Finish - Available in Polished Black, White, Walnut, Mahogany, and special wood finishes.
Upright Piano
Width1530 mm
Depth1900 mm
Weight348 Kg

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