Here you will find accurate and reliable information about antique keyboard instruments and their makers. This site is frequently scanned and archived by the British Library.
Research is ongoing. If you would like to follow the progress there is a blog spot newly added to this site: michael's blog. The latest version includes results from recent auctions, including Christopher Hogwood's instruments, and the superb guitars.
It is encouraging to see that our youtube video featuring a Longman & Broderip piano, passed 660 views in February and continues to delight more people. If you liked that, and many people say they did, there is another to come soon, when enough material is in hand, featuring pianos by Pohlman and by Zumpe.
Visit Michael Cole's other site www.thamestrek.co.uk