Bösendorfer 280 VC
The Concert Grand
The Beginning of a New Era
Many renowned pianists and conductors don’t just play on a Bösendorfer but also help them in their developments. From this collaboration the concert grand 280 was born. It benefits from many new technical developments whilst respecting Bösendorfer great musical heritage. Created in the 21st century for the 21st century, the 280 concert grand has proven to be a true all-rounder. It easily holds its own against the power of a large orchestra whilst it has all the sensitivity to offer compassionate accompaniment in chamber music. In the bass it has a clarity and fundamental tone that no instrument has achieved before.
Tradition and innovation in association with the best pianists in the world: the stage is yours!
|Net weight||1153 lbs|
Bösendorfer Piano – 280 VC
Vienna Concert Grand
Concert Grand 280VC
The Next Generation
The Ultimate Concert Grand
The new Concert Grand 280VC – Vienna Concert – takes audience and artists by surprise. Our engineering team has established a symbiosis of Bösendorfer’s legendary traditional approach to piano manufacturing and most recent, sophisticated scientific modelling and measuring technology. This Concert Grand has been re-imagined from scratch, yet, remains true to our sound philosophy, further advancing our resonance case principle. Renowned pianists – trusted masters in the art of sound crafting – have been involved in perfecting the acoustic articulation of our 280VC. The elegantly sleek silhouette reflects the ease of this instrument in projecting brilliant sound waves, just effortlessly. A sound as clear as diamonds, yet playfully gleaming like beaming sparkles of light.
Breathtaking dynamics, astounding colors and exhilarating brilliance: the new Bösendorfer Concert Grand 280VC – Vienna Concert – represents the culmination of Bösendorfer’s legendary approach to piano manufacturing. The next generation of the Bösendorfer Concert Grand. Pure emotions at play.
Sophisticated VC Technology
Ultimate VC action geometry for optimal play & controllability
Independent Capo d’Astro for perfect adjustment in the descant registry
Sophisticated processing of European raw materials exclusively
Resonance body out of Austrian spruce resonance wood
Hand spun Bösendorfer bass strings
Handcrafted in Austria
“All instruments try to imitate the human voice, yet this instrument is doing so on a very, very high level. It is truly a singing instrument!”
—Sir András Schiff on the Bösendorfer Concert Grand 280VC – Vienna Concert