Thornton Pianos,
Unit B10, Clonlara Avenue,
Baldonnell Business Park,Dublin 22
Telephone: +353 01 466 0323, +353 01 830 5221
Mobile: +353 872 357 988
E-mail: [email protected]

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Does the piano have a lock ?

A question which some recent customers asked was "Does the piano lock?". This query came from a school who wanted to ensure the piano would not be accessible when not in use for lessons and from a family with young children who didn't want them to have uncontrolled access and potentially damage it. Most pianos…
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What are the pedals on a piano for ?

                      Continuing my occasional blog postings about the structure and function of pianos I am giving a bit of information on the workings of the pedals. There are 3 pedals on most upright pianos now with them performing different functions, the right or "loud" pedal allows the piano to resonate and assists in enhancing the…
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What is an ironframe ?

A question I get asked regularly is "does the piano have an ironframe?". When I enquire as to why the customer asks they give me a shrug of the shoulders and say that "a friend" told them to make sure the piano has one. So I think the best thing is to give you  few…
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Thank you

Just a quick note to thank the many people who contacted me though Facebook, Twitter, email and text to congratulate us on our 46th year in the piano business last week. It is a great milestone to reach particularly in the difficult environment for all specialist and niche businesses and is also a great reflection on the…
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