October 1997

“88 Keys, The Making of a Steinway Piano”, the book by Miles Chapin, is released. Miles Chapin is a fifth generation descendant of Steinway & Sons’ founder Heinrich Engelhard Steinweg, and a son of Elisabeth Steinway and Schuyler Chapin (Commissioner for the Department for Cultural Affairs for New York City and the former Steinway & Sons’ head of Concert and Artists department).