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Essex Uprights

Professional Upright Pianos

Exceptional sound and incredible value are the basis for every ESSEX Upright. Elegant details in moulding, finishes, and hardware complement every home, whether it's a mid-century apartment, industrial loft or country getaway. The upright models are available in three sizes from the smallest – 111cm, to the largest of 123cm. They are available in four distinctive finishes: Ebony, Sapele Mahogany, French Studio and Empire Studio.


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Specifications and Design

This classic studio piano is only available in Ebonised Polish, sleek, stylish and the most affordable way to being your journey with Steinway. With its classic design, it is sure to complement any interior space, making it the perfect choice for any home.

DIMENSIONS

Height: 111 cm (43¾”)
Width: 148 cm (58″)
Depth: 58 cm (22¾”)
Net Weight: 220 kg (484 lb)

Backframe/Posts
Staggered spruce backposts (5). Total CSA: 223 cm2 (34.5 in2). Thickness of post: 4.5 cm. Width of post: 10 cm.

Pinblock
Laminated bi-directional Maple. Thickness: 30 mm.

Soundboard
Solid Spruce. Linear taper. Vibrating area: 1.16 m2 (1,794 in2)

Ribs
Ribs notched into inner rim (no floating ribs). Ribs made of spruce and staggered/graduated. Number of ribs: 10

Bridges
Vertically laminated maple base with solid maple cap.

Scale
Designed by Steinway. 17,505 kg (38,512 lb) tension.

Plate
Cast iron, painted with Steinway Gold.

Tuning Pins
Carbon steel, nickel coating.

Strings
Roslau wire. Number of sizes of treble strings: 12. Lowest tenor note: 32. Number 1 speaking length: 112.0 cm (44.1″)

Hammers
Specified by Steinway. Weight of topfelt: 6 kg (13 lb).

Action
All wood (no plastic) for all moving parts. Aluminium action rails.

Keys
Steinway design. Spruce.

Keybed
Spruce

Pedals
Brass. The middle pedal is for the muffler.

Features
All wood Back construction (no MDF except in cabinet parts). Solid filler blocks in backframe (near the top). Backposts are large and staggered. Bench: Matching cushioned bench.

Casters
Brass casters.

With its classical design and the variety of finishes, this upright piano will suit the most different tastes and styles.

DIMENSIONS

Height: 116 – 118 cm (45½” – 46¼”)
Width: 149 cm – 154 cm (58¾” – 60¾”)
Depth: 64 – 67 cm (25¼” – 26½”)
Net Weight: 236 – 242 kg (519 – 528 lb)

Backframe/Posts
Staggered spruce backposts (5). Total CSA: 450 cm2 (69.8 in2). Thickness of post: 9 cm. Width of post: 10 cm.

Pinblock
Laminated multi-directional Maple. Thickness: 35 mm.

Soundboard
Solid Spruce. Linear taper. Vibrating area: 1.21 m2 (1,874 in2)

Ribs
Ribs notched into inner rim (no floating ribs). Ribs made of spruce and staggered/graduated. Number of ribs: 10

Bridges
Vertically laminated maple base with solid maple cap.

Scale
Designed by Steinway. 16,624 kg (36,573 lb) tension.

Plate
Cast iron, painted with Steinway Gold.

Tuning Pins
Carbon steel, nickel coating.

Strings
Roslau wire. Number of sizes of treble strings: 15. Lowest tenor note: 27. Number 1 speaking length: 108.7 cm (42.8″)

Hammers
Specified by Steinway. Weight of topfelt: 6 kg (13 lb).

Action
All wood (no plastic) for all moving parts. Aluminium action rails.

Keys
Steinway design. Spruce.

Keybed
Spruce

Pedals
Brass. Middle pedal is for the muffler.

Features
All wood Back construction (no MDF except in cabinet parts). Solid filler blocks in backframe (near the top). Backposts are large and staggered. Matching cushioned bench.

Casters
Brass

A nicely balanced upright with elegantly proportioned classic straight legs, the classic design of the EUP-123E, or Classic Studio Upright, makes it a great choice for even the most eclectic of homes. It resonates a fuller sound and is available in Mahogany Satin, as well as the Ebonised finish.

DIMENSIONS

Height: 123 cm (48½”)
Width: 151 cm – 152 cm (59½” – 59¾”)
Depth: 67 cm (26½”)
Net Weight: 255 kg (561 lb)

Backframe/Posts
Staggered spruce backposts (5). Total CSA: 500 cm2 (77.5 in2). Thickness of post: 10 cm. Width of post: 10 cm.

Pinblock
Laminated bi-directional Maple. Thickness: 35 mm.

Soundboard
Solid spruce. Linear taper. Vibrating area: 1.26 m2 (1,948 in2)

Ribs
Ribs notched into inner rim (no floating ribs). Ribs made of spruce and staggered/graduated. Number of ribs: 11

Bridges
Vertically laminated maple base with solid maple cap.

Scale
Designed by STEINWAY. 16,695 kg (36,730 lb) tension.

Plate
Cast iron, painted with Steinway Gold.

Tuning Pins
Carbon steel, nickel coating.

Strings
Roslau wire. Number of sizes of treble strings: 14. Lowest tenor note: 27. Number 1 speaking length: 114 cm (44.9″)

Hammers
Specified by STEINWAY. Weight of topfelt: 7 kg (15 lb).

Action
All wood (no plastic) for all moving parts. Aluminium action rails.

Keys
STEINWAY design. Spruce.

Keybed
Lauan, maple, spruce.

Pedals
Brass. Soft (half-blow), muffler, and sustain (damper) pedals.

Features
All-wood back construction (no MDF except in cabinet parts). Solid filler blocks in backframe (near the top). Backposts are large and staggered. Bench: Matching cushioned bench.

Casters
Brass casters.

The largest upright available in the Essex range offers greater versatility of sound, a stately and majestic design and commanding presence to blend beautifully with nearly any décor.

DIMENSIONS

Height: 123 cm (48½”)
Width: 151 cm – 152 cm (59½” – 59¾”)
Depth: 67 cm (26½”)
Net Weight: 255 kg (561 lb)

Backframe/Posts
Staggered spruce backposts (5). Total CSA: 500 cm2 (77.5 in2). Thickness of post: 10 cm. Width of post: 10 cm.

Pinblock
Laminated multi-directional maple. Thickness: 35 mm.

Soundboard
Solid spruce. Linear taper. Vibrating area: 1.26 m2 (1,948 in2)

Ribs
Ribs notched into inner rim (no floating ribs). Ribs made of spruce and staggered/graduated. Number of ribs: 11

Bridges
Vertically laminated maple base with solid maple cap.

Scale
Designed by Steinway. 16,695 kg (36,730 lb) tension.

Plate
Cast iron, painted with Steinway Gold.

Tuning Pins

Carbon steel, nickel coating.

Strings
Roslau wire. Number of sizes of treble strings: 14. Lowest tenor note: 27. Number 1 speaking length: 114 cm (44.9″)

Hammers
Specified by Steinway. Weight of topfelt: 7 kg (15 lb).

Action
All wood (no plastic) for all moving parts. Aluminium action rails.

Keys
Steinway design. Spruce.

Keybed
Lauan, Maple, Spruce.

Pedals
Brass. Middle pedal on EUP-123S is Bass Sustain. Middle pedal on all other models is for the muffler.

Features
All wood Back construction (no MDF except in cabinet parts). Solid filler blocks in backframe (near the top). Backposts are large and staggered. Bench: Matching cushioned bench.

Casters
Double-rubber casters on EUP-123S. Brass casters on all other EUP-123 models.

The French Studio is a nicely balanced, well-proportioned and curve legged instrument. The French furniture influence is apparent in the beautifully carved relief and curved raised accent mouldings.

DIMENSIONS

Height: 123 cm (48½”)
Width: 151 cm – 152 cm (59½” – 59¾”)
Depth: 67 cm (26½”)
Net Weight: 255 kg (561 lb)

Backframe/Posts
Staggered spruce backposts (5). Total CSA: 500 cm2 (77.5 in2). Thickness of post: 10 cm. Width of post: 10 cm.

Pinblock
Laminated bi-directional maple. Thickness: 35 mm.

Soundboard
Solid spruce. Linear taper. Vibrating area: 1.26 m2 (1,948 in2)

Ribs
Ribs notched into inner rim (no floating ribs). Ribs made of spruce and staggered/graduated. Number of ribs: 11

Bridges
Vertically laminated maple base with solid maple cap.

Scale
Designed by STEINWAY. 16,695 kg (36,730 lb) tension.

Plate
Cast iron, painted with Steinway Gold.

Tuning Pins
Carbon steel, nickel coating.

Strings
Roslau wire. Number of sizes of treble strings: 14. Lowest tenor note: 27. Number 1 speaking length: 114 cm (44.9″)

Hammers
Specified by STEINWAY. Weight of topfelt: 7 kg (15 lb).

Action
All wood (no plastic) for all moving parts. Aluminium action rails.

Keys
STEINWAY design. Spruce.

Keybed
Lauan, maple, spruce.

Pedals
Brass. Middle pedal on EUP-123S is Bass Sustain. Middle pedal on all other models is for the muffler.

Features
All wood Back construction (no MDF except in cabinet parts). Solid filler blocks in backframe (near the top). Backposts are large and staggered. Bench: Matching cushioned bench.

Casters
Double-rubber casters on EUP-123S. Brass casters on all other EUP-123 models.

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