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Pianos for hire and sale

Eshelby Pianos persevere to offer a wide variety of high-quality acoustic pianos for hire and sale as choosing and having a piano should be personal and meaningful. It is also a familial feature of a home, you should be able to get the piano that you want!

Because most of our pianos are available for both hire and sale, we have them listed together.

If it’s pianos, phone Eshelby Pianos!

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Upright Pianos

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Upright Pianos

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These are all of the upright pianos currently available.

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Arion Upright Piano (265)

Serial number: 15095. Manufactured in 1897, this piano is a remarkable peri…

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August Forster Upright Piano (679)

Serial number 13209. This is something special! It is an exquisite example …

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Bechstein Upright Piano (778)

Serial number: 97529. This Model 8 upright piano was built in Berlin, Germa…

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Bentley Upright Piano (114)

Serial number: 60223. The piano was manufactured by the Bentley Piano Co. i…

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Bentley Upright Piano (285)

Serial number: 87962. This Bentley was manufactured in the 1950’s by the Be…

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Carl Ecke Upright Piano (460)

Serial number: 18342. This superior quality piano was manufactured in Germa…

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Chappell Upright Piano (031)

Serial number: 101390. This piano was manufactured in London.This is a rath…

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Danemann Upright Piano (286)

Serial number: 63980. This piano was manufactured in London, in 1946. Danem…

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Dienst Upright Piano (428)

Serial number 7841. Although not a very well-known brand, this piano is bol…

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Dietmann Upright Piano (429)

It is surprising that the Dietmann brand is not as familiar as Otto Bach, a…

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Dietmann Upright Piano (713)

Manufactured in Dietmann Factory in Wellington, the Western Cape, this pian…

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Eavestaff Upright Piano (038)

Serial number: 158131. This piano was manufactured in London, England in th…

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Fritz Kuhla Upright Piano (682)

Serial number: 43773. Manufactured in Langlau, Germany, this Fritz Kuhla wa…

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Fritz Kuhla Upright Piano (723)

This piano was built in Langlau, Germany, in 1952. It is a Model U, standin…

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Geyer Upright Piano (674)

Serial number: 12946 (written in). This piano was manufactured in Germany i…

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Gors & Kallmann Upright Piano (710)

Serial numbers: 33485 and 3158. This is a very attractive piano with refine…

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Gors & Kallmann Upright Piano (040)

This piano was manufactured in Berlin, Germany. These are the pianos that h…

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Gors & Kallmann Upright Piano (412)

Manufactured in Berlin, Germany, this is an exceptionally good piano. It st…

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Haake Upright Piano (124)

Serial number 34322. Built in Hannover in the late 1800’s, the piano has an…

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Hoffman Upright Piano (724)

Serial number: 175451. This premier quality Hoffman piano was manufactured …

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Hoffmann Upright Piano (276)

Serial number: 898. This piano is a good example of a later South Africa ma…

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Hoffmann Upright Piano (405)

This is a beautiful piano with its ball and claw legs and light whispy fram…

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J.C. Campbell Upright Piano (125)

Serial number: 200813. Manufactured in America in about 1920, one expects t…

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Kawai Upright Piano (661)

Serial number: 328174. This Model K-20 Kawai was manufactured in Japan. Kaw…

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Kawai Upright Piano (669)

Serial number: 238569. This piano was manufactured in Japan. Kawai is a mos…

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Kelman Upright Piano (530)

Serial number: 11989. This piano was manufactured in London, England in abo…

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Kemble Upright Piano (236)

Serial number: 545565. This piano was manufactured in London in 1936 and ha…

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Knight Upright Piano (012)

This is a quality, good-looking piano with a mahogany casing. These pianos …

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Kohler & Campbell Upright Piano (785)

Serial number 582841. The piano was manufactured in the U.S.A. What a nice …

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Max Halle Upright Piano (027)

Serial number: 1917. This is a German piano, dating from around the 1930&#8…

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Monington & Weston Upright Piano (068)

Serial number: 65954. Manufactured in London, this is a lovely, compact pia…

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Niendorf Upright Piano (708)

Serial number: 37963. This premier range quality piano was manufactured in …

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (029)

This is a lovely, tall piano with a rosewood casing manufactured in the Zim…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (095)

Serial number: 9418320. This piano has a mahogany casing and was manufactur…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (133)

Serial numbers: 3253406 & 53406. This is a Classic Model South African …

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (136)

Serial number: 35884. This is a late model, likely a late 80’s version, of …

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (137)

Serial number: 31602. This attractive piano is a late model Otto Bach which…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (210)

Serial number: 6455778. This older, later model Otto Bach made in South Afr…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (231)

Serial number: 16465. This Otto Bach was manufactured in the Zimmerman Fact…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (243)

Serial number: 6456321. Otto Bach is likely the most well-known piano make …

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (261)

Serial number: 20300. This is a lovely example of the Otto Bach make. Altho…

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Otto Bach Upright Piano (502)

Serial number: 6557288. This Classic Model Otto Bach is proudly South Afric…

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Philadelphia and Lester Upright Piano (041)

This piano has a mahogany casing. It has a lovely console-design, the heigh…

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Rippen Upright Piano (090)

Serial number 89527. This piano was manufactured in Holland, in and has a m…

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Rippen Upright Piano (101)

Serial number: 1372. This piano was manufactured in Holland, in 1960. The R…

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Rippen Upright Piano (292)

Serial number 18001. This piano was manufactured in the Netherlands, Hollan…

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Rippen Upright Piano (321)

Serial number: 40418. This piano was manufactured during 1956-1959, in Holl…

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Ritter Halle Upright Piano (011)

Serial number: 5383. This piano was manufactured by the Ritter family in Ha…

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Rolex Upright Piano (736)

Serial number 20742. Rolex, built by the Nigashi-Nihon factory of Japan. De…

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Rosler Upright Piano (776)

Serial number 33425. Made in then Czechoslovakia in the 1950’s, this is the…

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Samick Upright Piano (700)

Samick is a well-recognised Korean brand of piano. We have several of their…

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Samick Upright Piano (718)

Serial number: 417303. Samick Model S-105. This piano was manufactured in K…

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Sandner Upright Piano (774)

Although manufactured in China, it is bristling with notifications accentua…

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Schiedmeyer Upright Piano (735)

Serial number 449/32 950. In a walnut re-polished case, this piano has a lo…

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Schimmel Upright Piano (662)

Serial number: 186803. This Schimmel upright was manufactured in Braunsweig…

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Schonberg Upright Piano (072)

With an attractive dark brown, mahogany finish, this is a good, taller pian…

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Steck Upright Piano (129)

Serial numbers: 54523, 12827 and 577. This piano was manufactured in London…

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Thurmer Upright Piano (234)

Thürmer is a well-respected piano manufacturing firm in Meissen, Germany. T…

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Thurmer Upright Piano (258)

Serial number 231B. Manufactured in Meissen, Germany in 1915, this piano ha…

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Thurmer Upright Piano (790)

Serial numbers: 22380; 6/11. This piano was manufactured in Germany in the …

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Uhlman Luxus Upright Piano (366)

Serial number: 822B. Un unfamiliar piano make, this piano is in line with t…

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Valentine Upright Piano (003)

Serial number 12889. Of English origin, this piano has a clean, neat mahoga…

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Weber Upright Piano (130)

Serial number: 71278. Manufactured in London in 1914, this mahogany-cased p…

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Wickham Upright Piano (065)

Serial number: 300569; 7971. Relabelled Otto Bach, this console piano, with…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (603)

Serial number: 972024. This spinet model piano was manufactured in Japan in…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (689)

Serial number 3875621. This Model Eterna ER-10 was manufactured in Japan. E…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (695)

Serial number: J2079106; Model LU-90-PE. This piano was manufactured in rec…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (699)

Serial number: D1978634. This model U1 Yamaha was manufactured in Japan. Th…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (706)

Serial number: B 165801. This piano was manufactured in Japan and has what …

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Yamaha Upright Piano (732)

Serial number: 869915. This piano was manufactured in Japan. This model Yam…

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Yamaha Upright Piano (758)

Serial number: M3514417. This model U1 piano was manufactured in Japan, in …

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Yamaha Upright Piano (777)

Serial number: 540478. This Model U1 Yamaha was manufactured in Japan in 19…

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Young Chang Upright Piano (660)

Serial number 8105277. This Model U121 Young Chang piano was manufactured i…

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Young Chang Upright Piano (672)

Serial number: 75881. This Model 108C Young Chang was built in the later 19…

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Zimmermann Upright Piano (066)

Serial numbers: 229700; R1660. Manufactured in Germany in 1967, this piano …

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Zimmermann Upright Piano (390)

Serial number: 222694. This piano was manufactured in Germany. Zimmermann i…

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These are all of the grand pianos currently available.

Select the title of the piano to view more information, pricing and photographs.

Bechstein Grand Piano (908)

The serial number 123179 means it was manufactured in 1923, in Berlin, Germ…

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Bösendorfer Grand Piano (942)

Serial number: 27780. This piano was manufactured in Vienna, Austria, in 19…

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Carl Ecke Grand Piano (901)

The piano was built in Germany in the 1930’s. The German pianos of th…

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Gors & Kallmann Grand Piano (935)

Serial number: 63227. This piano was manufactured in Berlin, Germany. It ha…

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Kawai Grand Piano (925)

Serial number 330995. This Model No. 330 K. Kawai was manufactured in Japan…

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Metzler Grand Piano (926)

Serial number: 65163. This piano has small proportions and is finished in a…

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Monington & Weston Grand Piano (918)

Serial number: 68265. This highly attractive grand was built in London in 1…

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Ritmuller Grand Piano (917)

Serial number 1180224. This Model GP148R1 was manufactured in the Pearl Riv…

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Schiedmayer Grand Piano (921)

This piano was manufactured in 1968. The model has beautiful cabriole legs …

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Steinway Grand Piano (909)

Serial number 291133. This is an exceptionally rare “modern” mo…

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Steinway Grand Piano (922)

Serial number: 219271. This Model M, 170 cm, Steinway was built in New York…

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Steinway Grand Piano (930)

Serial number: 393074; Model S. This piano was manufactured in Hamburg, Ger…

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Yamaha Grand Piano (931)

Serial number: K J 2841713. This model GB1 Yamaha grand piano was built in …

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Yamaha Grand Piano (953)

Serial number: K J3783970. This Model GB1 Yamaha Grand was manufactured in …

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Yamaha Grand Piano (959)

Serial number 6289303. This Model C1 Yamaha grand piano was manufactured in…

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Monthly Piano Hire

Eshelby Pianos supply quality acoustic pianos for rental/hire to areas in and around greater Johannesburg and Pretoria.

Hiring a piano is a great option if you are indecisive about which piano to buy, it is also a way to inexpensively see if a hobby is going to be long-term. As one continues to play, they are likely to develop a preference for the tone, touch and general feel of a piano. Each one is unique, even if it is made from the same manufacturer and is the same model.

Functional Piano Hire

Eshelby Pianos offer’s a substantial variety of distinguished grand and upright pianos for hire (view the pianos currently available) for short term hire: daily hire for special events – such as weddings, conferences, music videos – as well as for temporary hire – like music examinations, concerts, when your piano is being repaired or when a pianist is visiting.

Buying a piano

When you want to purchase a piano and look at at pianos for sale, it is always better to have an idea of what you are looking for as well as physically view and try out the piano in relation to others.

There are literally hundreds, possibly thousands, of makes out there, many of which are of the very best quality, but not necessarily well-known.

There are so many aspects to consider when purchasing a piano. We have detailed many considerations…