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Category: Musical Instruments & Equipment

  • Auction Industry

    Know Before You Bid: The Annual New Year's Day Sale From Nadeau’s Auction Gallery

    Busts of Tunisian Man and Woman by Leopold Bracony. Photo from Nadeau’s Auction Gallery. The Annual New Year's Day sale from Nadeau’s Auction Gallery offers over 700 lots of museum-quality merchandise. We spoke with Edwin J. Nadeau, Jr., President of Nadeau’s Auction Gallery, to learn more about this celebratory sale,…

    Know-Before-You-Bid-The-Annual-New-Years-Day-Sale-From-Nadeaus-Auction-Gallery1
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    Artifacts From The Production Archives of Hollywood Will Be Sold by Julien's Auctions

    Scottish actor Sir Sean Connery was the first to portray James Bond in the eponymous movies. He used a Walther PP handgun in the debut Bond film, Dr. No (1962). The silhouette of the weapon went on to become associated with the iconic character. The upcoming Icons & Idols Trilogy:…

    SEAN CONNERY JAMES BOND WALTHER PP PISTOL USED IN DR. NO WITH DVD
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    Oil on canvas painting of a Japanese girl by David Burliuk (1882-1967) brings $39,100 at Weiss Auctions, September 16th

    The portrait painting, measuring 13 inches by 17 inches on a relined canvas, was signed lower left by Burliuk and dated “1922”. It was the top lot of the sale. Beautiful oil on canvas portrait of a Japanese girl by David Burliuk (Ukrainian/American, 1882-1967), 13 inches by 17 inches, signed…

    Oil on canvas painting of a Japanese girl by David Burliuk (1882-1967) brings $39,100 at Weiss Auctions, September 16th
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    Most valuable belongings of the outstanding pianist Władysław Szpilman will be put up for auction

    A companion of Szpilman’s entire musical career, the Steinway piano from 1937 was present in his house until his death. WARSAW.- The Steinway piano belonging to one of the most famous pianists, Władysław Szpilman, can be viewed in public for the first time in the biggest Polish auction house DESA Unicum. The…

    Most valuable belongings of the outstanding pianist Władysław Szpilman will be put up for auction
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    Property From Bill Wyman And His Rolling Stones Archive

    William George Perks, Jr., or Bill Wyman, is an English musician widely known as the bass guitarist for the Rolling Stones. He started recording and touring with his band, Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, in 1997. Julien’s Auctions will present property from Wyman and his Rolling Stones archive in the upcoming…

    BILL WYMAN ROLLING STONES PICTURE DISC
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    Extraordinary Tony Parker Collection a sell-out sensation at Ewbank's in Surrey

    A Hofner 500/1 violin bass guitar dating to 1965 made £1,300. WOKING.-Ewbank’s Auctions proved that there is someone for everything when one of the most bizarre and eclectic collections ever to come to auction sold out for twice the predicted price today (August 26). The ‘white glove’ auction included 274 lots…

    Extraordinary Tony Parker Collection a sell-out sensation at Ewbanks in Surrey
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    Julien’s Auctions & Musicares® Foundation Relief Fund Auction

    This upcoming charity relief event, presented by Julien's Auctions, benefits MusiCares, an organization providing emergency resources and support to musicians. Among the featured lots is an amplifier used by the Rolling Stones’ bass guitarist, Bill Wyman, during their Steel Wheels/ Urban Jungle tour. The 1989/ 1990 tour was their first…

    BEE GEES SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH
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    Heritage Auctions to Offer Linda Ronstadt’s ‘Piano For an Era,’ Played By Countless Rock and Pop Legends

    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer is also parting with original album art and years’ worth of awards and honors DALLAS, Texas (July 23, 2020) – To list the players of this piano is to enumerate some of the last century’s most vital writers of songs and essential makers of music. To…

    Heritage Auctions to Offer Linda Ronstadts Piano For an Era Played By Countless Rock and Pop Legends
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    Michaan’s July 25 Auction Offers Important Chinese Paintings, Designer Jewels and Luxury Timepieces

    There has never been a better time to turn to Michaan’s Auctions for the inspiration offered by fine art and beautiful things. PRE SALE PRESS RELEASE!Press Office Contact!Talesa Eugenio(510) 740-0220 x 116Auction:Gallery AuctionSaturday July 25, 2020 at 10amLocation:Michaan’s Auctions2751 Todd StreetAlameda, CA 94501Michaan’s July 25 Auction Offers Important Chinese Paintings,Designer…

    Michaans July 25 Auction Offers Important Chinese Paintings Designer Jewels and Luxury Timepieces
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    Morphy's hits the jackpot with $3M auction of antique coin-op machines, advertising

    Mills ‘Twin Chicago’ double upright slot machine that accepts both quarters (‘Two Bits’) and nickels, with musical attachment. All original from top to bottom and inside out. Sold within estimate for $79,950. DENVER, PA.- For many collectors, Morphy’s Coin-op and Antique Advertising Auction originally scheduled for March and delayed until June 20-21 due…

    Morphy's hits the jackpot with $3M auction of antique coin-op machines, advertising
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    Centuries-Old Italian Violins Come to Auction with Skinner

    Leading Skinner’s upcoming Fine Musical Instruments sale are several antique violins made by Italian masters. These include examples from Vincenzo Panormo, Antonio Sgarbi, and a more recent piece from Armando Piccagliani. Bidding for this timed event, which features the collection of Railroad Earth member Andy Goessling, will close on July…

    Centuries-Old Italian Violins Come to Auction with Skinner
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    Music Memorabilia Online Sale

    From a John Lennon gift box to an Elvis Presley hand-painted poster, the upcoming Bonhams Music Memorabilia Online Sale presents a range of items from the music industry. A signed guitar from Keith Richards is among the featured lots. According to the auction house, this is believed to be the…

    A BEATLES FOUR-TIMES PLATINUM DISC AWARD FOR THE BEATLES LIVE AT THE BBC
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    Fine Musical Instruments

    Vincenzo Panormo was a prominent violin craftsman who introduced the Cremonese style of violin making in London. Panormo belonged to a family of instrumentalists and worked as a luthier in Paris during his early years. In 1789, at the start of the French Revolution, Panormo moved to Dublin to continue…

    Gibson ES-350 TDN Electric Archtop Guitar, 1962
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    Icons & Idols: Music Icons

    Just months before his death, Kurt Cobain appeared on the now-famous MTV Unplugged performance of 1993. Cobain performed eight original Nirvana songs and six additional covers before a live audience. The show was alternately called his greatest work and “his last self-portrait.” Appearing in the upcoming Icons & Idols sale,…

    ELVIS PRESLEY SCREENPRINT BY STEVE KAUFMAN
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    Prince’s Blue Cloud Guitar Featured in Julien’s Auctions Event

    Music Icons Sale to Include Items from Kurt Cobain, the Beatles, Jim Morrison, and Others When Prince was rising to popularity in the late 1970s and early 80s, he reached out to an Uptown store in the Twin Cities called Knut-Koupée Music. He was thinking of making a movie and…

    Prince’s Blue Cloud Guitar Featured in Julien’s Auctions Event-3
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    Kurt Cobain's "MTV Unplugged" guitar to headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons June 19-20

    Kurt Cobain played this 1959 Martin D-18E in what would become Nirvana’s most legendary performance. LOS ANGELES, CA.- Julien’s Auctions has announced that the guitar played by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana’s acclaimed MTV Unplugged in New York performance will be sold at their Music Icons event taking place on Friday, June…

    Kurt Cobain's MTV Unplugged guitar to headline Julien's Auctions Music Icons June 19-20
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    Spring Major Fine Art and Asian Auction

    Felicie Waldo Howell was best known for her marine landscapes. Her early works captured interiors and nature scenes. The upcoming Spring Major Fine Art and Asian Auction, presented by Sarasota Estate Auction, features an oil painting titled Washington Square by Howell. The Impressionist palette painting is an example of her…

    Spring Major Fine Art and Asian Auction Sarasota Estate Auction
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    Mark Your Calendars 28th Annual Cabin Fever Multi Estates Extravaganza Auction April 26, 2020 - Start Time 3pm

    The one you’ve been waiting for! Our 41st Anniversary & 28th Annual Cabin Fever Auction will feature multi-estates including the DeLeon estate of Watertown CT. Steinway Piano Auction WATERTOWN, CT, US, April 22, 2020 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Need a diversion from talk of coronavirus infections, testing capabilities and shelter-in-place guidelines? How…

    Steinway Piano Auction
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    Quality collections will be featured in Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates auction

    Miniature lamps from the Lynch collection. MT. CRAWFORD, VA.-The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Spring Fine & Decorative Arts Auction contains a wide selection of desirable material and will include everything from art glass and rare music boxes to miniature lighting and estate jewelry. The large auction will take place over…

    Quality collections will be featured in Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates auction
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    The Beatles At The Hard Rock

    The upcoming Beatles at the Hard Rock sale, presented by Julien’s Auctions, offers nearly 300 Beatles-themed items. Available is a selection of never-before-seen memorabilia, autographed objects, guitars and instruments, obscure licensed material, and vinyl albums. Held on the 50th anniversary of the band’s dissolution, the auction will be held online and…

    THE BEATLES AT THE HARD ROCK