Grebe Piano Announcements

  • Mar 8th, 2008

    Piano Trivia



    Silver, glass, gold, and silk have all been used for making piano strings.


    Welte and Hupfield from Germany produced the first reproducing piano in 1904


    The term "Grand" was first used in 1777


    Decker of New York received the first patent for bending and gluing grand piano rims in 1870



  • Nov 15th, 2007

    Largest Monster Piano Concert ever

         To celebrate Incheon Korea hosting of the 2014 Asian Games, the Young-Chang Piano Company assembled 555 pianos on one stage with 555 pianists,  the biggest ever piano orchestra.  The pianists were from 12 of the leading universities and played selections from classical to Korean Pop.  Young-Chang is one of the largest piano manufacturers in Korea.
  • Oct 3rd, 2007

    About this web page

    This webpage was created by Steven Briggeman of Sprout Software.  Without his help this website would not have been possible.  His contact info is and his phone is (913) 660-0926.  Many thanks to him.
  • Sep 24th, 2007

    New website

    Welcome to my website. There are many things to look at and also learn about also. James Grebe is always on the lookout for old pictures of theatres in the St. Louis area. Please let me know if you have one to share.


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