News & Events

Tom De Beuckelaer on the Chris Maene Straight Strung

Tom De Beuckelaer on the Chris Maene Straight Strung

25 oktober 2017

This month Tom De Beuckelaer mad a recording on the Chris Maene Concert Grand.

Brochure Chris Maene Concert Grand

Brochure Chris Maene Concert Grand

24 oktober 2017

Looking for more detailed information about the Chris Maene Concert Grand? Download the brochure. 

Frank Braley on the Chris Maene Concert Grand

Frank Braley on the Chris Maene Concert Grand

16 oktober 2017

Hear what Frank Braley has to say after recording on the Chris Maene Concert Grand. 

Chris Maene Concert Grand selected by 2 candidates for the international Liszt Competition in Utrecht

Chris Maene Concert Grand selected by 2 candidates for the international Liszt Competition in Utrecht

15 oktober 2017

We are very proud to announce that two candidates of the 11th International Franz Liszt Piano Competition in Utrecht (The Netherlands) selected the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand for their performance. We wish Jan Hugo (South Africa) and Wouter Bergenhuizen  (The Netherlands) a lot of success ! 

Chris Maene Concert Grand in Flemish Newspaper "De Standaard"

Chris Maene Concert Grand in Flemish Newspaper "De Standaard"

4 oktober 2017

On September 30th, the Festival of Flander Ghent organised a whole day with the Straight Strung Chris Maene Concert grand. Renowned pianists such as Hannes Minnaar, Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden and Frank Braley played during 3 different concerts on the piano in de Handelsbeurs Concert Hall. The Flemish newspaper "The Standaard" interviewed Chris Maene and published the article on the 30th. 

Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand in German Magazine "Pianist"

Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand in German Magazine "Pianist"

9 september 2017

The German magzine "Pianist" wrote about the Chris Maene Concert Grand. 

3 concerts with Chris Maene Concert Grand at Ghent Festival of Flanders

3 concerts with Chris Maene Concert Grand at Ghent Festival of Flanders

28 augustus 2017

Let yourself be enchanted in the Handelsbeurs Concert Hall in Ghent, on Sept. 30th,  in three concerts with the new Chris Maene Concert Grand!

15:00 with Jean-Claude Vanden Eynden (piano), France Springuel (cello) & Kurt Van Eeghem (poetry).

17:00 with Hannes Minnaar & the Heath Quartet

20:30 with Frank Braley

More info and tickets : 
http://www.gentfestival.be/en/program/chris-maene-concert-grand-chris-maene-presents-new-piano/155/

Flyer with more info  (Dutch language) : click here 

Chris Maene Concert Grand headliner in the Belgian Newspaper "De Tijd" and the national television news

Chris Maene Concert Grand headliner in the Belgian Newspaper "De Tijd" and the national television news

19 augustus 2017

The prestigious Belgian Newspaper "De Tijd" wrote an article about the Chris Maene Straigt Strung Concert Grand. It called the instrument "The Piano of the 21 st century". The National Television News showed an interview in prime time.

Piet Kuijken on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

Piet Kuijken on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

18 augustus 2017

Piet Kuijken playing Debussy and Brahms on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

Hannes Minnaar on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

Hannes Minnaar on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

18 augustus 2017

Hannes Minnaar playing Beethoven and Chopin on the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

Hannes Minnaar in Concertgebouw Amsterdam

Hannes Minnaar in Concertgebouw Amsterdam

17 juli 2017

In July 2017, Hannes Minnaar performed in the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam with the Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand

Two Chris Maene Straightstrung Concert Grands Inaugurated in Bruges

Two Chris Maene Straightstrung Concert Grands Inaugurated in Bruges

22 april 2017

On Saturday night 22 April, two brand new Chris Maene Straightstrung Concert Grands were inaugurated in the Concertgebouw in Bruges.

Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand in International Piano

Chris Maene Straight Strung Concert Grand in International Piano

1 maart 2017

An interview with Chris Maene was published in International Piano.

Chris Maene Straight Strung Piano in the German magazine "Piano News"

Chris Maene Straight Strung Piano in the German magazine "Piano News"

1 december 2016

Interesting interview with journalist/pianist Ratko Delorko and Chris Maene about the Chris Maene Straight Strung Piano (German language). Click here to download the PDF document.