The latest supplement to the pianist's must-have reference The Pia Book , this comprehensive guide provides list prices for more than 4,000 currently manufactured acoustic and digital pia brands and models, as well as advice on how to estimate actual street prices to help negotiate the lowest possible price. Summarizing the essentials of The Pia Book , this new resource goes beyond the basics to offer extensive details on digital pias and reveals all the information necessary to differentiate between a good deal and a great deal when buying a pia. Anyone in the market for a new or used pia--including teachers, technicians, students, and aficionados--can make a more informed purchase using this definitive guide. Updated twice a year with the most accurate information, the manual fully covers pia manufacturers, instrument models, prices, and current trends and conditions in the pia market.
Larry Fine is a registered piano technician and a member of the Piano Technicians Guild who has been involved in the field of piano technology for over 30 years. He lives in Boston. Alden Skinner has more than a decade of experience in piano retail sales and management. He also represented a major piano manufacturer for 12 years and spent several years in technical product management. He lives near Portland, Oregon.