The NEW Steinway & Sons Sterling D

Steinway Sterling Edition Piano


Steinway & Sons Sterling D

Willis Music is proud to have accepted delivery of a brand new Steinway & Sons Sterling D. What is a Sterling D you ask? Steinway & Sons has taken their iconic Model D (the concert instrument choice of 98% of pianist world-wide) and given it a more contemporary look in these rare, exceptional instruments. It features all Nickle Hardware, Nickle Decals on the side and fall board, as well as the unique silver plate. This almost non-existent example of a Steinway D is the first of it’s kind to enter the Cincinnati Market and resides exclusively at the Willis Music Steinway Gallery. Take a moment to come and check it out…

Steinway & Sons Sterling D
Steinway & Sons Sterling D
Steinway & Sons Sterling D

Steinway & Sons Sterling D

Steinway & Sons Sterling D

Music on the Avenue Recital Series

If you haven’t checked out the recital series in Bellevue you must! For over a decade, they have been bringing in top quality performers to the wonderful space at St. John UCC. These concerts are free of charge and a delightful display of space and talent. Willis Music had the privilege to be a sponsor this year. The wonderful performers surrounded the Steinway & Sons piano and filled this intimate space with an expansive experience of musical delight. The series takes place each year in February. Check it out! Come see the piano used for the event at our Kenwood Steinway & Sons Gallery.


Willis Music and Steinway & Sons Sponsor ACDA

The American Choral Director’s Association recently held their Central Division conference in Cincinnati. Willis Music and Steinway & Sons were proud to be a sponsor at the conference. Six pianos were delivered into the Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel for the three day event. Many of the performances taking place in the historic hotel’s Hall of Mirrors has the pleasure to be accompanied by a Concert & Artists Series Steinway & Sons Model B. CD73 has become one of this areas favorite pianos and is a welcome addition to the concerts. The various other Steinway & Sons and Boston (Designed by Steinway & Sons) pianos were utilized in workshops and rehearsal spaces. The instruments used for the event have been moved into our showrooms and are available with special pricing. Feel free to stop by or call us and see them!


Teacher Wins Boston Piano!

Willis Music recently launched the Music Educator’s Partnership (MEP). As part of the kick off, all teachers signing up the first day were entered to win the use of a new Boston piano. After all the tickets were in, the drawing revealed the winner as Jill Duebber. Jill is a prominent piano instructor in the area with many talented students. Jill is already the proud owner of a wonderful grand piano. She decided to donate the piano to an advanced student of hers to aid in their study of playing. The student was ecstatic about having the instrument brought to their home. We know the high-quality piano will help her excel in her study and promote the love and practice of piano. Congratulations! If you are a local teacher please stop in to sign up for MEP!


Winners of a Boston Piano!

Piano News April 2013

Steinway & Sons just recently celebrated it’s the 160th Anniversary of its founding in 1853. To commemorate this milestone, the company will hold celebrations during the month of March at dealer locations throughout the United States as well as other special events over the course of the year. The dealer events will include performances by Steinway Artists, cocktail receptions, screenings of the award-winning Steinway documentary Note by Note and special “Secrets of Steinway” presentations, where guests will learn about the incredible craftsmanship and artistry that has made Steinway & Sons well known as the maker of the world’s finest pianos for 160 years.

“Year after year, the Steinway & Sons brand continues to represent superior quality and craftsmanship,” said Ron Losby, President of Steinway & Sons-Americas. “The 160th Anniversary is an opportunity for us to celebrate a milestone and to reflect on our history. We look forward to sharing the Steinway story at special events around the world.”

If you live in Dayton, Cincinnati or Northern Kentucky, Willis Music is your OFFICIAL Steinway & Sons Piano Dealer.  Click HERE to speak with a Specialist or to find a location nearest you.

For more information and a full listing of planned Steinway events, visit