Parent Company: Steinway Musical Instruments Inc.
Company Location: USA
History: Introduced in 2001, Essex is the name of Steinway’s cost effective piano line. Steinway designed, built by Pearl River in China to Steinway’s specifications.
Dimensions: 48.5″x60″x26.5″ or 123cm x 151-152cm x 67cm
Available Finishes: Polished Ebony, Satin or Polished Sapele Mahogany, Satin Walnut, French Satin Sapele Mahogany (EUP123CL), Empire Satin Walnut(EUP123FL), Empire Satin Sapele Mahogany(EUP123FL), Institutional Studio Polished Ebony(EUP123S)
Features: Staggered spruce backposts (5) ~ Laminated multi-directional maple pinblock ~ Solid spruce soundboard ~ Ribs notched into inner rim ~ Vertically laminated maple bridges with solid maple cap ~ Roeslau wire ~ Steinway specified hammers ~ All wood action ~ Aluminum action rails ~ All wood back construction