Piano Photos Here’s what makes the wondrous sound in a grand piano–strings, soundboard, and structure Piano strings and pins Golden bass strings inside a big Yamaha grand piano Black and white photograph of the curve of a grand piano Steinway grand piano with interesting lighting The geometry of piano strings Piano pastels A perfect living room comes with a grand piano. Is it Yamaha . . . or “Aha?” Golden strings and golden support for them on a big Steinway. This is how I feel when I play my favorite piano–the Mason Hamlin. Nice and warm.