Faust Harrison Pianos is the only authorized Bechstein dealer in the New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey Tri-State area.
Faust Harrison is also host to the Bechstein Piano Center of America,
carrying the largest lineup of Bechstein pianos in America
For more than 150 years, Bechstein's exceptional craftsmanship, distinctive transparency, responsive touch, and lyrical, singing voice have inspired history's most legendary artists.
To inspire the accomplished concert artist, the serious musician, the aspiring young student-any discerning music lover who can truly appreciate a piano that is so incomparably expressive, it's like having an orchestra at your fingertips.
All Bechstein models are available in Ebony High Polish and all standard and specialty veneers.
C. Bechstein Series
The C. Bechstein series represents a line of elite pianos, are powerful and colorful, and are suited for all musical styles. The C. Bechstein aura is continuously nourished by the affection and confidence of world-famous artists and music lovers. C. Bechstein instruments, their individual depth and an unmistakable character have inspired composers of greatest standing.
C. Bechstein Grand Piano Models
Model L 167
An accomplished, precious musical instrument with its own characteristic beauty of sound and rich fullness of tone. The C. Bechstein professional grand piano in compact form. Despite its relatively diminutive size, the music created in a smaller space enables you to realize every musical conception in exquisite quality, with the typical C. Bechstein sound character.
Model M/P 192
Finest capability for nuance in musical interpretation through excellent playing characteristics. Wonderful color spectrum, full bass, singing treble, impeccable register transitions, professional playing action in this little giant. Both a powerful and lyrical drawing-room grand piano to suit the discerning customer for world-class grand pianos and the musical connoisseur.
Model B 212
The B 212 is now outfitted with the properties of the concert grand piano models C 234 and D 280. The resilence of the sound body is heightened and unrestricted allowing for great development and subtlety of tone.
Model C 234
The new sensational C. Bechstein semi-concert grand piano. Impressive great dynamic power and depth of tone. Rich in color and full of nuances. A fully accomplished and delightful grand piano, on which a musician can enjoy every subtlety of expression. Perfect for highest expectations.
Model D 282
The sensational C. Bechstein concert grand piano. Impressive great dynamic power and depth of tone. A fully accomplished and delightful grand piano, on which a musician can enjoy every subtlety of expression. It is perfect for highest quality expectations.
C. Bechstein Upright Piano Models
Millenium M 116
Traditional C. Bechstein engineering for the musical body with all the quality characteristics and attributes of the top in class and a contemporary, puristic cabinet design. High quality and image for an incredibly reasonable price. It won the GOOD DESIGN AWARD from the Chicago Atheneum, one of the world's most important design awards.
High-class with great modesty and a timeless design. Technique and tone in harmonious relationship. The design ensures the highest sound quality and excellent playing action. Convincing through its beautiful sound, very even, with well balanced registers of tone. A deep, sonorous bass and a distinguished, excellent overall impression.
Flowing lines and lavish details combine to form an elegant cabinet design. Here is the proof that with such high standards, solidity and elegance can be harmoniously combined. Inside, the fine, award-winning "C. Bechstein model 11 engineering".
A completely new engineering, retaining the valuable attributes of the concert grands. New design of sound body system, cast iron plate, pin block material. Keyboard and action assembly has even greater precision due to longer keys and optimal levers. Great, beautiful tone, incomparable richness of color.
Bechstein Academy Series
Bechstein’s Academy Series represents a new dimension of performance and value. Academy is a budget-friendly line, the result of remarkably efficient concepts. The Academy line was developed for the demanding profile of institutions and conservatories: high quality, reasonable costs.
Academy Grand Piano Models
Model A 160
Compact in its dimensions, nonetheless rich in musicality and volume as well as precise in its performance. It is proved to be among the very best of its size in the entire piano industry, second only to the premium C. Bechstein L167.
Model A 190
A brilliant, clear tone with a broad range of sound and colors. Its keyboard and action assembly are easily controlled and respond to each variation of touch. A mid sized room will be well equipped with this musical instrument.
Model A 208
An instrument suitable for all music repertoire, proved to be ideal for institutions and the musical home. Allowing a professional musician to practice and prepare. With a generous sound board size it is capable of generating a broad spectrum of sound and a large dynamic range. Keyboard and action assembly are precise and responsive.
Model A 228
The new Academy semi concert grand piano provides a thrilling experience. Sophisticated technology and a great sound volume. The A 227 is a top class grand piano with an overwhelming powerful sound.
Academy Upright Piano Models
Model A 112
A Sound Sensation! Made in Germany by C. Bechstein. Compact, convenient size yet a phenomenal sound volume. Contains all technical quality-features of the great Bechstein tradition - sensationally attractive. Top quality at an affordable price. Ask your dealer for the current offers.
A wonderful instrument for music lovers. Finest master piano craftsmanship gives this piano the personal touch. Balanced and mature sound, pleasant to play, beautiful to look at.
A high class instrument with a particularly elegant silhouette. Every aspect of this piano is harmonious: its tone volume, its high sound quality, its individual timbre. A pleasure to play on and to work with.
A fully accomplished high quality upright piano. Professional and sophisticated design. The sensitive playing action allows the expression of any music style. A delightful piano.
W. Hoffman Piano Models
Rich resonance, balanced and sustainable tone, mature style of play.
Small grand piano with great sound. Superb action! European sound character!
Mature design. Brilliant sound, comfortable touch.
Reasonable, small and fine: pleasant touch, rich in overtones. Sensational price-performance relationship.
For discerning demands: strong sound, masterful balance of registers, precise touch.
Harmoniously rounded sound profile, powerful musical assertiveness.
Proportionate size, beautiful timbre and pleasant touch convey joy of making music.
Powerful, romantic sound. Sensitive touch. For quality-conscious customers.
Full sound, balanced, very pleasant to play. Careful workmanship. Long-term investment.