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2022 Rockley Piano Sale

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, May 19-21, 2022

Pianos, Digital Pianos & Violins Available for Public Purchase

The Cleveland State University School of Music has had the use of new first-class pianos and digital pianos on a no-cost basis for the 2021-2022 school year. This arrangement is provided through a partnership with the Rockley Family Foundation, a nonprofit that supports music education. These instruments, as well as ones provided to other institutions or otherwise made available, will be sold at a significant discount from retail pricing to perpetuate this valuable program and provide resources to the School of Music.

A large selection of grands, baby grands, digital player grands, vertical (upright) pianos, digital pianos, violins, violas, and cellos will be available. is event will feature starter to professional instruments from such famous makers as Yamaha, Bösendorfer, Seiler, Estonia, Pramberger, Disklavier, Clavinova, Stravari Fine Violins, a discrete selection of vintage Steinway & Sons pianos, and many others. Most instruments are less than one-year-old, include a new factory warranty, are tuned, and are ready to go. Delivery and special no-interest financing is available on site. Moreover, in most cases, a “substantial portion” of your purchase is considered a charitable contribution to the Rockley Family Foundation and may be TAX DEDUCTIBLE.*

BY APPOINTMENT: You are invited to attend a special “private sale” on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, May 19-21, along with our faculty and sta. is will give you an opportunity to purchase with priority in selection and price reductions. To secure a time call: (216) 905-8261.

This event will be held on campus in the Music and Communications Building, 2001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115. Cleaning and social distancing protocols will be implemented to provide a safe environment for this sale. For directions and protocol details (including “virtual appointment” options) please call or visit:

In a time where creative solutions are needed to maintain a properly equipped music program, this program is important to us in our efforts to further education in the arts. We invite you to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity.

For information & available appointment times call (216) 905-8261.

*You should consult with your own tax advisor to the individual deductibility of any contribution.