C. Bechstein Pianos

At Mickleburgh

C. Bechstein is a name that is synonymous with exquisite acoustic, grand and upright pianos, manufactured with extreme attention to detail in Europe to produce some of the worlds finest sounding musical instruments.

Timeless Quality

At Mickleburgh, we’re very proud to stock the full range of these magnificent instruments. You can find C. Bechstein Concert, C. Bechstein Academy and W. Hoffmann  in our showroom and available to buy online.  Call us now on 0117 9241151 or visit our showroom to find out more about the range.

Why Buy a C. Bechstein Piano from Mickleburgh?

Explore the Bechstein Range

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Made in Germany

C. Bechstein’s Concert range are hand built precision masterpieces that encompass the ideal colourful sound and perfect action that renders every nuance.

Bechstein’s research and development department ensure continual investment is made into the quality of the instrument.

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Made in Germany

Top quality pianos with a professional touch and rich sound. These instruments are suitable for all settings and musical genres.

Great craftsmanship is paired with state-of-the-art technology and German engineering.

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Made in Europe

For all pianists looking for a robust piano which produces that distinctive European sound and beautiful tone.

They have managed to merge traditional craftsmanship with efficient manufacturing to produce quality pianos at superb value.

Book a Bechstein Showroom Appointment

Want to test a piano you have seen on the website? Book an appointment in our Bristol piano showroom to try one out at a time that suits you.

Complete the booking form and our Bechstein expert will be in touch to arrange an appointment at a convenient time.

In your appointment, you are free to try out any of the pianos in our showroom. Should you need any assistance, an expert will be on hand to offer advice around any of our pianos and answer any questions you may have.

Come in and try your dream piano today!

Innovative Bechstein Features

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The VARIO Silent System

For those wanting to practice with headphones, the Vario Silent System stops the hammer heads hitting the keys and renders a digital sound sample of the C.Bechstein D282 concert grand piano.

Quality sensors and advanced mute rail ensure a responsive touch and minimal key noise.

The Vario Silent system is available on all C. Bechstein Concert, C. Bechstein Academy and W.Hoffmann grand and upright models.  Additional cost for factory fitting are:

Upright Pianos: £4,899.00

Grand Pianos: £8,799.00


The C. Bechstein VARIO App

Connect your acoustic piano to the digital world.

Practice with a metronome, record your piano playing, and share as audio or MIDI file (via iMessage, Email, WhatsApp etc).

You can also process your files using a large variety of music apps. Available for iOS and Android. 

More info at

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Looking to Restore a Bechstein Piano?

Bechstein Piano Restoration at Mickleburgh

Mickleburgh Piano Restoration Services

Bechstein pianos are such top quality instruments that are almost always worth restoring and getting up to top playing capabilities, whatever their age!

At our Bristol Piano Workshop we are able to carry out any work, from re-polishing to complete rebuilds.

We are able to source genuine Bechstein parts, fit new actions or overhaul and regulate old actions, re-string or renovate soundboards.

Email or call our workshop on 0117 9241151 and our experienced technicians will be happy to help restore your Bechstein piano to its former glory.