Piano maker Steinway Musical Instruments has opted to tune out Deloitte & Touche as its outside auditor and replace the Big Four firm with UHY, after its audit committee decided UHY offered a better price.

UHY will serve as Steinway's independent registered accounting firm for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2008. Steinway CFO Dennis Hanson said the decision did not involve accounting practices, financial statement disclosure or auditing procedures.

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