World's Largest and Longest Piano, Built by Teenager Adrian Mann

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When he was 16 years old and despite having no formal training, Adrian Mann of New Zealand decided that he was going to build a piano. Not just any piano - but the world's largest and longest grand piano, built from scratch entirely by hand. Four years later, he completed his masterpiece ...

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Not to rain on this guys parade -- this is an exceptional project.

I would check out the Klavins Model 370.

Better engineering too -- less option for sag as the soundboard, frame and strings are vertical -- a two-story tall piano!

Built twenty years ago -- a gorgeous instrument. Have a bunch of the recordings.
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