Joseph Angst   in Wien   ca.1826       (Successor of Johann Schanz)

 

6 octaves FF-f''''

Viennese action

3 Pedals for dampers lift - moderator - Turkish music 

 

Johann Schanz was one of the 4 most famous piano makers of those days (Walter, Schanz, Streicher and Graf). You can find a magnificant ca.1822 grand fortepiano by Schanz in the collection. (also from Walter)

 

Joseph Angst 1786 - † 1842 was pupil and successor of Johann Schanz. 

There are 3 grand fortepianos known from him till now. The famouse one is in Brussels museum of original instruments.

This is the only square piano so far.

 

6 octaves FF-f''''

Viennese action

3 Pedals for dampers lift - moderator - Turkish music 

Fortepiano Square piano
Fortepiano Square piano

Tafelklavier Piano carre

press to zoom
DSC_0018.JPG
DSC_0018.JPG
press to zoom
Piano de mesa
Piano de mesa

Pianoforte

press to zoom
Tafelklavier Piano forte
Tafelklavier Piano forte

Piano carre

press to zoom
Fortepiano Square piano Tafelklavier
Fortepiano Square piano Tafelklavier

Fortepiano Square piano Tafelklavier

press to zoom
DSC_0009.JPG
DSC_0009.JPG
press to zoom