St. Davids, PA, June 5, 2012: The Music Program of Eastern University has had the use of new first-class pianos on a no-cost basis for the 2011-2012 year. These instruments will be sold June 8-10 in Workman Hall on the campus at 1300 Eagle Road, St. Davids, PA.
A selection of grands, baby grands, digital player grands, vertical (upright) pianos and digital pianos, will be available from such famous makers as Pramberger, Baldwin, Seiler, Knabe, Yamaha, Bechstein, and Roland, with a small selection of used Steinway & Sons pianos, and many others. Most instruments are less than one-year old, include a new factory warranty, are tuned, and ready to go. Delivery and special no-interest financing is available on site.
You may come to this sale in two ways:
1. BY APPOINTMENT: You are invited to attend a special ‚Äúpre-sale‚ÄĚ on Friday, June 8 and Saturday, June 9, along with our faculty and staff, prior to admission of the general public. This will give you an opportunity to purchase with priority in selection and price reductions. To make a private appointment, call 215.946.6043.
2. PUBLIC SALE: You may attend the final sale day on Sunday, June 10, from Noon to 5 p.m. without an appointment.
This ongoing arrangement is provided through a partnership with the Rockley Family Foundation, recognized by the I.R.S. as a 501(c)(3) organization. These instruments, and instruments made available by our manufacturing partners, will be sold to perpetuate this valuable program and provide scholarship money for the music students. If a portion of the purchase price is considered a charitable contribution to the Rockley Family Foundation, used to support the Eastern University Music program, the deductible portion would be limited to the excess of the amount paid over the fair market value at retail of the goods purchased. You should consult with your own tax advisor as to individual deductibility.