About the A

The Steinway Model A is considered by many to be the best piano ever designed and produced by Steinway and used Steinway Model A pianos are sought after by many professional pianists and collectors.

The Steinway Model A is the smallest concert size grand piano available and is ideal for those looking for a Steinway baby grand piano that will give a concert quality sound at a reduced size. The soundboard of the Steinway Model A is 6’ 2”, allowing for a deep base. The Steinway Model A fits neatly between the slightly smaller Steinway Model M and the slightly larger Steinway Model B. The Steinway Model A is probably the only one of the concert Steinway pianos suitable for home use but that of course depends on the size of your home and the space where the Steinway will be played. You should consult Park Avenue Pianos, a top Steinway piano store, about which Steinway models might be right for you and your space.

The Steinway Model M is 6’ 2” long and weighs approximately 695 pounds. There is a slight variety in size amongst Steinway Model As so please visit the Model A evolution page on this site for more information. The Steinway Model A is available in a variety of nice finishes- mahogany, dark cherry, walnut, rosewood and ebony -to match the décor of your home or performance space.