Immerse yourself in the enchanting melodies of Leslie Cheek Jr.’s meticulously maintained Steinway piano during a captivating stroll through the historic Cheekwood Mansion.
Chris Walters is a coveted keyboard maestro, celebrated performer, and highly sought-after session artist.
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The Cheekwood Mansion’s exquisite Steinway piano has a rich history. Originally a wedding gift from Leslie Cheek, Jr.’s mother, Mabel Cheek, to Leslie and Mary Tyler in 1939, this instrument is a true gem, signed by Theodore E. Steinway with a heartfelt inscription. The piano returned to the Drawing Room in 2017, where it has been meticulously maintained and tuned regularly. With nearly perfect original keytops, it’s in superb playing condition, ensuring a captivating musical experience that transports you to a bygone era of elegance and artistry. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to revel in the timeless beauty of music in a truly historic setting.