Nowadays, there are a great many piano brands being made. Interesting fact: during the last 200 years there were approximately 12.500 piano brands that have appeared. Naturally, one might get lost in such a stream of brands. To help you find your way around all these different pianos, here is a short list of brands that are universally considered to be dependable and popular. Many of these brands are American. This is because of the piano boom that occurred between 1820 and 1920. Also, please keep in mind that there are many factors affecting a particular piano- the factory it was made in, the year of production (in some cases) and others. In any way, here is the list:
This is an Italian-based company. Their name is derived from Paolo Fazioli, a famous music enthusiast. He began his work in 1978 and the company’s been producing high quality pianos ever since. Their focus is on grand pianos (the largest ones out there).