Franz Mohr


Oral History Information

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Chief Concert Technician
Company Name
Steinway and Sons

Franz Mohr was the chief concert technician for Steinway and Sons for many decades. During his long and colorful career, Franz worked on the pianos of many of the great pianists of his time, including Horowitz, Cliburn, Serkin and Rubinstein. He developed many techniques for tuning and setting up pianos in various concert halls around the world, which led to him writing a book about his long career in music.