The Sound of Europe
Fabulous upright and grand pianos for beginners and professional pianists. Made in Europe by C. Bechstein.
W.Hoffmann T 186: your dream of a grand comes true
The largest parlor grand piano within the successful Tradition series, the W.Hoffmann T 186 model embodies the coveted European acoustic quality. Its well-balanced, durably pleasant and richly colored voice stems from the “C. Bechstein genes” found in all series – a quality that’s rooted in the great German tradition of piano-making.
Piano-making enjoys a long tradition in the region
C. Bechstein Europe’s Czech production site is unique on the continent. Its 150 skilled employees work in recently refurbished halls equipped with state-of-the-art technology and make every grand using production processes that combine craftsmanship and innovative methods. Such ideal manufacturing conditions strongly contrast with the situation at the facilities of other European manufacturers, let alone that of non-European mass-producers.
A parlor grand piano of good stock
The action of the W.Hoffmann T 186 parlor grand piano boasts a wide dynamic range and is therefore just the ticket for any type of interpretation. The entire instrument is made in the Czech Republic by C. Bechstein Europe specialists, who even voice the hammerheads manually. Try out and compare the touch, sound and processing of this parlor grand and you’ll immediately notice that it delivers incomparable value for money.
Take a guided tour of the Hradec Králové production site and discover the staff’s special flair for the European tradition! C. Bechstein Europe’s well-trained specialists know how to make a parlor grand piano with a pleasant sound, simply because piano-making enjoys a long tradition in the region. The staff was involved in the development of the production site and is proud to contribute to the success of the company.
T 186 Dimensions
153 / 60.2''
Width in cm
186 / 6'1''
Length in cm
312 / 688
Weight in kg
W.Hoffmann Tradition Line
C. Bechstein Europe
The Sound of Europe
C. Bechstein Europe is a company with a unique production site, characterised by the attention to detail and the excellence of German engineering, that is rooted in European culture and intends to deliver to all pianists the ideal musical partner they are looking for.
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