In his nearly 50 years in and around the piano business, Mr. Kassman has gained an international reputation for his knowledge of the intricacies within the instrument, and the characteristics of each brand. His knowledge of pianos is vast, and the ability to match a piano to a pianist is legendary. Here are some of the well-known personalities and entities that have called upon Russell Kassman to fulfill their piano needs:

Andre Crouch Composer, Pianist, Recording Artist, Grammy Award
Aube Tzerko Pianist, Artist in Residence UCLA, Recording Artist
Barbara Higbie Pianist , Recording Artist, Grammy Nominee
Barry Jekowsky Conductor, National Symphony Orchestra, Recording Artist
Berkeley Ballet
Berkeley Symphony Recording Artist
Billy Childs Pianist, Recording Artist, Grammy Award
Brown University
Christopher Basso Pianist, Van Cliburn Competition Gold, Recording Artist
Damon Horowitz Professor, Columbia University
Djerassi Residence Artist Program
Donovan Composer, Recording Artist
Dr. Robert Frascino Oberlin Conservatory, Recording Artist
Eric Li Cheng Wei Capital, Shanghai
Fairmont Hotels
Ferrante &Teicher Concert Pianists, Recording Artists
Festival del Sol, Napa Valley
Freight & Salvage Performing Arts Center
Fritz Maytag Maytag Enterprises
Garrick Ohlsson Pianist, Recording Artist
George Perle Composer, Recording Artist
Gordon Getty Composer, Philanthropist, Recording Artist
Gregor Freund Founder, Broderbund Software
Herbert Blomstedt Conductor, Recording Artist
Holly Near Composer, Recording Artist
Jack Stuppin Artist
Jake Heggie Composer, Recording Artist
Jeffrey La Deur Pianist, Recording Artist
Jerry Rice Athlete
John Adams Composer, Recording Artist
John Bayless Pianist, Recording Artist
Keisuke Nakagoshi Pianist in Residence - SF Conservatory, Recording Artist
Kurt Herbert Adler Conductor, Recording Artist
Larry Ellison Oracle Technology
Leonard Bernstein Composer, Pianist, Recording Artist
Leslie Rudd LRI Co., Philanthropist
Lisa Delan Recording Artist
Lyric Opera, Chicago Recording Artist
Michael Tilson Thomas Composer, Pianist, Recording Artist
Mondavi Center for the Arts
Napa Valley Symphony
Nathaniel Simons Renaissance Technologies
New York City Opera Recording Artist
Old First Church Concert Series Recording Artist
Orien Weiss Concert Pianist, Recording Artist
Patrick Summer Conductor - Houston Opera, Recording Artist
Robin Sutherland Pianist, Recording Artist
San Francisco Ballet
San Francisco Conservatory
San Francisco Gay Men?s Chorus Recording Artist
San Francisco International Piano Festival Recording Artist
San Francisco Opera Recording Artist
San Francisco State University
San Francisco Symphony Recording Artist
Skywalker Ranch Recording Studio
Steve Jobs Apple Computer
Takumi Fukui Chairman, Toyota Corp. Japan
Telluride Chamber Music Festival Recording Artist
The Razz Room
Thom Filicia Designer
Tufts University
University of California, Berkeley/Hayward/SF
Valentina Lisitsa Concert Pianist, Recording Artist
Wei He Chairman, Julliard School Tianjin, Recording Artist
Zofo Piano Duo, Recording Artist