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Instruments and Accessories For Sale

88-Note Upright Pedal PlayerIn addition to the instruments listed here, 88-note upright pedal players to suit all tastes and pockets are usually available.

If you are seeking a particular make or model of instrument not listed here, we may be able to obtain it for you.

Marshall & Wendell Ampico upright, unrestored.

A Marshall & Wendell upright Ampico, which is original and unrestored. It requires full restoration. An opportunity to acquire a “restoration project” for a very reasonable price – £275, including some Ampico rolls. Further details and pictures on request. ... read more

Broadwood Ampico upright, unrestored.

A Broadwood model 12 upright Ampico, circa 1925. This is an unrestored instrument that has been used as a piano for many years, the Ampico action is intact. These Broadwood uprights are very good-quality, and this would make a fine instrument once restored. It is available either as it is, or we will undertake the ... read more

Feurich Welte-Mignon upright (T100 “Red”) Available soon.

Feurich Red Welte upright, 1923. A large handsome piano, the Welte action was restored some years ago, and the piano action overhauled at that time. It will be available later in 2018 or early 2019. Further details on request. ... read more

Steck Duo-Art baby grand, restored, walnut casework.

Steck model 3 electric-only Duo-Art baby grand, circa 1933. Beautiful walnut casework, with cabriole legs. The instrument has been restored throughout, including re-stringing. Matching stool. Situated in east Kent. £6,000 or near offer, possible part-exchange for larger (Weber?) Duo-Art grand. ... read more

Bluthner Solophonola upright, 1925.

Blüthner Solophonola upright, made in 1925. A high-quality instrument with the Hupfeld player action. Rosewood case, which has faded in places. Good ivory keys. The player action could benefit from an overhaul and the re-covering of some of the bellows. We would undertake this if required, or it can be used in its present condition ... read more

Hopkinson upright with Higel player action, 1931.

The piano action and player action were repaired by us 18 years ago. The piano has been regularly tuned for many years. It will be overhauled before being sold, and comes with a large quantity of music rolls (approximately 100). The casework would benefit from some improvement, and this is reflected in the price of ... read more

Orchestrelle model V with rolls. SOLD.

Orchestrelle model V player reed-organ, early 1900’s. The walnut case is in very good condition. It has been well-maintained over the years, plays very well, and comes with about 90 58-note music rolls. Price £1100 or near offer. Picture available on request. ... read more

Available Soon…..

Rogers Ampico 5′ / 1.5M grand, satin-finished figured mahogany case, much work done to player action – SOLD. Weber model 50 upright 88-note Pianola, re-strung, new hammers, much work done to Pianola action. RESERVED.   ... read more

Gaveau Duo-Art electric grand, rebuilt, situated in S W France.

Gabriel Gaveau Duo-Art grand, electric-only, fully rebuilt. The instrument is situated near St Girons in the Ariege department in South-west France. To quote the owner: “The piano woodwork and inside was completely restored to “as new” condition in 2012 (including changing strings, hammers, felts, etc.) and the Duo Art mechanism was also restored to “as ... read more

Weber model 12 electric Duo-Art grand in Sheraton-style case. RESERVED.

A very handsome 6′ (183cm) Weber electric Duo-Art grand in a special Sheraton-style figured mahogany case with inlaid banding. This very special instrument was made at the Aeolian Co factory in Hayes, England, in 1928. The casework was very likely a special order for a customer. It is an electrically-pumped Duo-Art, but it could be ... read more