ABOUT Pianos First
Pianos First is an independent, Australian-owned company based in Launceston, Tasmania that operates nationwide. Each piano dealership in the Pianos First network supports their local areas, not only through employing staff, but also by supporting teachers, tuners and other businesses. In this way, profits stay in Australia and help employ Australians.
Pianos First, originally called ‘Studio 19’, was founded over forty years ago by Peter Edwards a musician and entrepreneur. In August 2008 the company name changed to Pianos First to reflect its mission to be number one in the piano industry through providing excellent quality pianos and service second to none.
The Pianos First range of acoustic pianos are made by one of the world's most influential piano companies - Samick Musical Instruments Co Ltd. Samick own, or partly own, several prominent piano companies including Seiler Pianofortefabrik GmbH in Germany and the prestigious Steinway and Sons of New York and Hamburg.
Pianos First has become a highly regarded name in the music industry, synonymous with friendly personal service and for making music more accessible and affordable for all. It has grown from a small local business, to a company today with an extensive nationwide network and involvement in the music industry internationally.