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ORIGINAL PRICES of GRAND PIANOS  1985 - 1995 - 2005

The six brand names listed here accounted for over 94% of all Grand Pianos sold in the United States during the last 20 years. Used, in good condition - they are worth more than original price These models shown here represent more 97% of that majority.

BABY GRAND PIANOS

BRAND NAME MODEL SIZE 1985 1995 2005
BALDWIN "M" 5'2" $11,560 $18,012 $21,560
KAWAI *KG1/RX1 5'4"/5'5" $7,256 $11,530 $16,690
SAMICK "SG 153" 5'1" $6,310 $9,260 $12,390
STEINWAY "S" 5'0" $14,960 $27,400 $30,300
YAMAHA *G1/C1 5'3" $8,180 $15,090 $18,790
YOUNG CHANG G157/**TG157 5'2" $6,160 $8,990 $10,780

CLASSIC GRAND PIANOS

BRAND NAME MODEL SIZE 1985 1995 2005
BALDWIN "R" 5'10" $12,932 $19,464 $24,080
KAWAI *KG2/RX2 5'101/2" $8,170 $16,022 $18,790
SAMICK SG172 5'9" $7,050 $10,500 $14,190
STEINWAY "M" 5'7" $16,690 $29,800 $34,900
YAMAHA *G2/C2 5'7"/5'8" $9,236 $17,190 $19,090
YOUNG CHANG G175/TG157 5'9" $9,236 $10,990 $15,760

LIVING ROOM GRAND PIANOS

BRAND NAME MODEL SIZE 1985 1995 2005
BALDWIN "L" 6'3" $13,640 $21,204 $27,380
KAWAI *KG3/RX3 6'0" $8,946 $21,126 $25,290
SAMICK SG185 6'1" $7,990 $11,990 $15,990
STEINWAY "L" 5'101/2" $19,450 $33,400 $39,400
YAMAHA *C3/C3 6'0"/6'1" $10,068 $22,990 $26,190
YOUNG CHANG G185 6'1" $7,300 $11,990 $16,340

* National wholesale and retail sales figures document the fact that there are no accurate depreciation schedules for grand pianos. Wholesale prices increase on each year on all new grand pianos, add to this the inflation index. There is no "magic bullet".


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