Grundschule im Bornstedter Feld

Elementary School in Bornstedter Feld

In December of last year, Potsdam's Bornstedter Feld elementary school applied - two months later, the students were able to start playing on their new piano.

Greetings from the Dr. Walter Asam School in Neuburg a.d. Donau

Since June 2017, the Dr. Walter Asam School in Neuburg an der Donau has been using a W. Hoffmann piano donated by the Carl Bechstein Foundation.
Georg Mangold Schule

Georg Mangold School

In the fall of 2018, the Georg Mangold School in Bischofsheim received a piano from the Carl Bechstein Foundation. After one and a half years the school takes stock.

Carl Bechstein Foundation Supports Students

The foundation raised funds for Viennese students at a benefit concert featuring pianist Christopher Hinterhuber.

The Jury of the 7th Carl Bechstein Competition

As in previous years our jury consists of musicians and music educators with a lot of experience in chamber music.

Three Years of Piano Bliss in Oberscheckenbach

When our pianos have been in the schools for a while, it's time to take a look: has anything changed? What effect does our instrument have?

Jan Amos Comenius Elementary School

Since the fall of 2017 a piano provided by the Carl Bechstein Foundation has been in use at the Jan Amos Comenius Elementary School in Munich. We asked what has happened at the school since then.

Special Prize of the Carl Bechstein Foundation at the Maritim Music Competition Goes to Helena Popović

Helena Popović (25) received the special prize of 1,000 euros from the Carl Bechstein Foundation at the Maritim Music Competition 2019.

Record Number of Participants at the Sixth Carl Bechstein Competition for Children and Youth in Berlin

Prizes worth around 10,000 euros were awarded to 64 participants at the Carl Bechstein Competition 2019 in the Kulturstall of Schloss Britz in Berlin.

Carl Bechstein Foundation Takes Over a Collection of Vintage Keyboard Instruments

The plan is to create a new, vivid and playable collection with international appeal, which will make the history of piano making comprehensible.