Buying a leather piano bench can be easy and straightforward process if you know your options and the leather benches currently available. How you will use your bench is also an important factor to consider as you shop.
The leather piano bench is available in a wide range of styles and colors. Among professional pianists the deluxe adjustable leather piano bench is quite popular because of its ability to alter the seat height and also for the comfort and durability of the fully padded seat and music storage compartment that is built in the bench. Another popular leather bench is the common duet style bench with music storage that has the genuine leather padded top. This bench is ideal for the acoustic upright and grand pianos and is suitable for the used piano as well as newly built pianos. If you want more room, enough for two people to sit comfortably you might consider the double leather piano bench that is fully adjustable, the single seat spanning the width of the bench.
Before purchasing a bench you will need to carefully consider your usage and ask some basic questions:
- Does my bench need to be fully adjustable?
- Will the style bench fit my acoustic piano or piano keyboard?
- Is there a need for double seating or will just one person be using the bench?
- Do I need the durability of a leather piano bench or will vinyl be acceptable?
After you have answered these basic questions you will be ready to shop for a leather bench to purchase. You will need to consider how much you are willing to spend for a leather piano bench as the various models are varied in price and leather benches are usually 30% higher than the standard wood and/or vinyl models. When you are ready to buy you can shop locally or buy online. There are many sources on the web and you will find the selection is greater and prices significantly discounted as compared the local music retail shops.