Yuja Wang performs at New York's new Steinway Hall during the March 14 gala.
Steinway Hall Gala Event
New York's Steinway Hall Gala
The new Steinway Hall in New York City was unveiled during a gala dinner on March 14. Over 240 guests, including artists, institutions, cultural influencers and dealers, celebrated the new space with performances by Steinway Artists Lee Musiker, Robert Glasper, Jason Moran and Yuja Wang. Also among the many friends and family of Steinway gathered for the event was jazz legend Ahmad Jamal, who has been a Steinway Artist for over 55 years.
Steinway Artist Ahmad Jamal
Steinway Artists Jason Moran and Robert Glapser perform.
Michael Sweeney, Chief Executive Officer of Steinway & Sons
Spencer Finch's light installation Newton’s Theory of Color and Music (The Goldberg Variations)
“Steinway Hall has always been a focal point for musicians. With this new facility, we have built a clubhouse for musicians of the 21st Century.”
About the new space, President of Steinway Americas Ron Losby noted that “Steinway Hall has always been a focal point for musicians. With this new facility, we have built a clubhouse for musicians of the 21st Century.”
Designed by celebrated architect Annabelle Selldorf, the new Steinway Hall will serve as the global flagship of the company’s retail operations and is home to a 74-seat, state-of-the-art recital hall with recording and live-streaming capabilities, as well as the renowned Concert & Artist piano bank. The next time you’re in New York, be sure to visit the new Steinway Hall.
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