Advanced technicians at Steinway & Sons are working to restore the famous American song writer and composer, Cole Porter’s, beloved piano. The writer of the article, James Barron, also elaborates on Porter’s personal life and how intricate the family ties and networks were for the famed musician, including connections to former President Herbert Hoover. An intriguing piece on American culture within the music field as well as an obscure history of this particular piano. Click here for the article! (Image by Hiroko Masuike/The New York Times).