Piano Rescue: 1907 Kimball upright

This free 1907 Kimball upright piano looks beautiful, and has an unusually rich and deep tone. It has a few broken action parts which I will need to repair or replace for it to be fully playable, and the quiet pedal and middle pedal are both broken. The sustain pedal works fine, however. The action…

Piano Rescue: Baldwin Acrosonic spinet

* NO LONGER AVAILABLE * Baldwin made the best spinets you’ll find anywhere, in my opinion. They sound good, and last a long time. This one needs a new home by 28 August, and it’s free! I’ve not seen it in person, but it looks as if it’s been well maintained. If you want a…

Piano Rescue: 1907 Mehlin & Sons “Style J” 5′ upright

* NO LONGER AVAILABLE * This free piano comes with caveats, but it’s too unusual and beautiful for me not to post. The pin block is deteriorating; it still has some useful life in it, however, as long as it’s not kept in a heated or air-conditioned space. It would be perfect in a barn,…

Piano Rescue: Early 1900s Beckwith Empire Revival style upright

* NO LONGER AVAILABLE * This beautiful early 1900’s oak Empire Revival style Beckwith upright is looking for a new home. Its current owners got it a few years ago, intending to learn to play, but they never got around to it. It’s in great playing condition. I was only able to take a quick…

Piano Rescue: Early 1900s Prescott upright

* NO LONGER AVAILABLE * Prescott Piano Co. upright, built between 1905-1910 (as far as I can tell). Its current owner is moving on August 14. It’s in a walkout basement, but will need to make it up a small, grassy hill to the driveway. If you arrange to move it, I’ll tune the piano…