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October 2021

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PIANO SERVICE BUSINESS FOR SALE, SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, CALIFORNIA: Growing business with established clientele and over 40 years of history. Piano tuning, repairs, regulation voicing etc - no shop or storefront. One of the most reviewed piano techs in our area, growing revenue, and lots of potential for future growth. Fabulous location with a great lifestyle. Wonderful opportunity for the right person. Interested? Contact us to see if you’re a good fit. Text 408-286-0770 or email

. 250 pins/box .2 1/2"  00 Nickel with blue threads, Single box $65, Free Shipping. Sample pin on request Discount for larger orders. Contact Zim at: Blue Door Deals, Salt Lake City, Utah, 385-777-1775.

PIANO TUNING BUSINESS FOR SALE in beautiful rural New England. 38 years established business servicing instruments in homes, schools, churches etc. This business has an excellent reputation as evidenced by the high number of regular repeat customers, as well as a steady influx of new clientele. Centered in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, in the foothills of the White Mountains, 1 hour from the coast, and only 2 hours from Boston. Never miss the fall foliage! This is a great opportunity! This area has become increasingly popular as many people are currently relocating here from more urban regions.  House with shop may still be available as well! RPT or on track preferred.  Call or text 603-455-9477 or email

PIANOWORKS HAS BENCHES. We just received a container of hydraulic & traditional artist benches from Hidrau Model in Spain.  In Stock.  Ready to Ship.  Become a dealer for wholesale pricing.  Your customers will thank you. Visit Contact Sam at (888) 764-0500 toll free.

EARN $200,000 THIS YEAR? Not only possible, but have accomplished it for 16 consecutive years. “How To” strategies and methodologies in the book: “How To Earn $200,000 A Year Tuning Pianos”! Chapter 12: “Piano Tuning is NOT, the Name of the Game.” Chapter 10: How to generate 200 scheduled piano tunings in 2 days. Digital copy: $20. Hard copy: $25 + $5 shipping = $30. Credit/debit cards, checks, Cash App and Apple Pay. A 50-year career piano technician, Barry Bradshaw, author. 501-733-6979,

PIANO SERVICE BUSINESS FOR SALE. Thriving University town, many retirees, strong referrals. Loyal repeat customers after 17 years here, 40 total years as technician. Non-compete agreement; rates higher than national average. Located in the southeast on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail. Please email Dan at

NICK'S ACTION GEOMETRY PROGRAM IS BACK!! Major Upgrade. Discount to Current Users. Go to for details. NEW! NICK’S NIFTY KEY LEADS PROGRAM. New action but original keys? Don’t guess on what to do with the key leads. Go to for details.

SPECIALIZING IN CUSTOM RESTORATION & SALE OF PIANOS.  Lindeblad Piano Restoration has provided world-class restoration, service and the sale of the finest pianos for nearly 100 years.  20 Year Warranty & Nationwide Delivery.  Over 100 pianos for sale with brands like Steinway, Mason & Hamlin, Chickering, Baldwin & Knabe. VISIT US ONLINE - Contact us at 888-58-PIANO or LINDEBLAD PIANO RESTORATION.

PIANO COVERS BY ALICIA. Formerly with APSCO, her covers are rapidly becoming the cover of choice. We offer six types of material-all covers custom made. Color bench pads available. Great looking-affordable prices-fast service. Brochure Available. AMERICAN PIANO COVERS LLC, PO Box 456 Clifton, NJ 07015. (T) 973-246-9144 (F) 973-246-9264;

DURABLOCK PINBLOCK PANELS & SPECIALIZED GRAND PIANO DOLLIES. Durablock Pinblocks are constructed of clear, northern hard maple and are of the highest grade possible. Highly prized for their ‘pin feel’ and stability of construction. For more information visit Our dollies feature heavy duty construction with individual support to each leg. High grade, locking non-marking casters. The best design on the market today! Visit for more information. – Dennis Chupp, 888-831-5820 –

FANDRICH-RHODES WEIGHT BENCH TOUCHWEIGHT CALCULATOR. Computes and predicts Touchweight, Action Ratio, and Inertial Touch Force. Brings action rebuild predictability and performance to a consistently high level. $770 for complete kit with software. $275 for software upgrade for Weightbench owners.  Fandrich & Sons Pianos, 360-652-8980,  For more information visit: Purchase at

FAULK TUNING HAMMERS. Lightweight, balanced with exotic wood handles and titanium/carbon fiber shafts. Will custom make to your requirements. Call Charles Faulk, RPT, at 479-855-9595  or e-mail: Web address:

DAWSON STRING COVERS. Handmade and cut-Lowest Prices-FINEST 100% WOOL FELT, Custom made to fit available in black, dark brown, medium brown, tan, royal blue, medium blue, burgundy or red; Serged edges with your choice of several beautiful decorative stitches. Serving Piano Technicians over 20 years. Flyers provided at no charge for technicians. "WE HAVE JUST ACQUIRED THE FORMER EDWARDS STRING COVERS COMPANY TEMPLATES. We now have over 1200 templates in stock". For pricing and more information,

FALCONWOOD PINBLOCKS. The most stable and durable material on the market for holding tuning pins. Duplication and custom thickness services available. Also drill bits and ½” and 3/8” Falconwood plugs. For free consultation call Tim Dixon (414)-587-9629. More info at, Email:

 specializes in reproduction case parts for your Steinway restorations: toplids, legs, lyres, lyre props, music desks and desk frames, keyslips and lid props. OUR NEWEST OFFERINGS!: Steinway’s Sketch 380 Pedal Lyre Prop Sticks, and Two-Stage Lid Prop. COMING SOON: Steinway’s Sketch 380 Pedal Lyre. Visit All made in the U.S.A. David G. Hughes, RPT. 443-522-2201.

PIANOS INSIDE OUT. "The most ambitious book on piano technology ever written" (PTJ, April 2013) is a comprehensive guide covering modern approaches to piano tuning, repairing, regulating, and rebuilding. Included are topics on piano history, ETD tuning, inharmonicity, touch improvement, modern lubricants, string leveling, voicing, soundboard impedance, grand piano moving, and institutional maintenance. Look inside and order at

Help Wanted

REMOTE/WORK FROM HOME: Howard Piano Industries is looking for a Technician Support Specialist. The position will provide technician-related expertise and guidance to support piano owners and technicians from around the world through email and phone support. Preferred 10 years of field experience and must enjoy teaching and helping people along in their piano journeys!
Howard Piano Industries serves piano owners through supplying parts, tools and accessories along with expert guidance and education. The position is part-time with a commitment of 5-10 hours per week. If interested, please email

has an immediate need for a new piano technician. For complete details and application instructions please visit

As the world’s largest musical instrument manufacturer, we are known for our quality, stellar customer service and innovation. Yamaha is looking for a Piano Service Specialist to provide customer service, technical support, repair, and technical training of Acoustic Piano, Disklavier and Hybrid Piano products to Yamaha artists, dealers, servicers, and related field entities. Get in ‘tune’ with your career and apply!

FULL-TIME PIANO TECHNICIAN WANTED. Enjoy customer relationships, tuning, repairing, regulating, restoring? The Piano Shop needs you! Friendly working environment, team-spirited staff of employees. Full Time Piano Technician needed. Career & possible ownership opportunity. Salary & position negotiable. The Piano Shop, a 30-year-old piano sales & service business located in the Louisville Metropolitan area would like to hire a full-time Piano Technician. RPT preferred. Will consider Associate working on RPT. The Piano Shop has 1000’s of customers throughout the region including the Louisville and Lexington, KY metro areas. TPS offers tuning, repair, and restoration services. Previously we were a dealer for Bechstein, Kawai, and Steinway pianos and now for Samick. In addition, TPS offers good quality used pianos for sale. We have a full-time service manager with office, shop, and store located in the beautiful rolling hills of Southern Indiana in a suburb of Louisville, Kentucky. If interested, please call, text, or email Matt Grossman (RPT, 45-year veteran of the piano industry, piano craftsman, and owner) 502-553-5171,,

HELLO PIANO TECHNICIANS! Artisan Piano Services is known as the Pacific Northwest's premier piano servicing company. With locations in both Oregon and Washington our techs service over 15,000 customer pianos!  We are looking for friendly and talented technicians who absolutely love people and pianos. Our field technicians earn approximately $55,000 - $70,000+ per year depending upon skill level and commissions earned. We provide a company car as well as all the tools necessary for the job. We also provide life insurance, medical, vision, dental, and retirement PLUS a $5000 sign-on/relocation bonus. If you have always dreamed of taking paid vacations, having benefits, not worrying about running a business, and working with a team please email me at Thanks!


REYBURN KEY RECOVERY. Tharan, Ivoplast, molded, and more! We repair or replace damaged or missing keys. We can recover key tops for nearly any piano. Continuing a legacy of excellence in quality craftsmanship that will dramatically improve the look and feel of your keys. Visit us at Contact Aaron Reyburn for an estimate at or by phone at (616) 263-7090 today!

Select a pre-made website design from our Design Gallery, and we'll customize it to fit your business. We offer affordable websites at just $89 plus a $14.95 monthly hosting fee with no contract. To find out more, visit or call 800-533-7998. Edward Klein, RPT.

PIANO APPRAISALS that meet all legal and industry (USPAP) standards.  A well known RPT and piano restorer for the past 40 years is offering appraisals for PTG members and their customers. Years of experience writing appraisals for private clients, insurance companies, attorneys and CPA’s. My evaluations adhere to strict rules and regulations of the IRS and meet legal requirements.  I offer all forms of appraisals with emphasis on Estate, IRS charitable donations and Insurance Replacement. Let’s work together on your appraisal projects. For more information call Leopold Holder,  members Appraisers Association of America, 646 637 2266 or email at

QUALITY PIANO KEY SERVICE. Tops w/fronts, white - $235; German tops w/fronts, white or cream - $275; Plastic sharps - $100; Keybushing with premium cloth - $150; Recover backchecks, damper lift felt, and key repair. Free return shipping with prepayment, excluding Alaska and Hawaii. Debra Legg, 5 Tarr's Lane West, Rockport. MA 01966, (978) 546-8428.

RONSEN PIANO HAMMERS. Manufactured in the U.S.A. since 1958. Four types of felt to meet your needs: Weickert Special, Wurzen AA, Bacon, and VFG. All Hammers custom manufactured. Custom boring and shaping. Tokiwa shanks. Most orders shipped in 3 to 5 business days. Ronsen Piano Hammer Co., 21 Edwards Lane, Boiceville, NY 12412. 1-800-864-0233,,

BESIDES TOP NOTCH GERMAN KEYTOP replacement, quick service and affordable pricing ($285) I'll polish capstans, return ivory, including a new demo keytop AND return shipping is free with your enclosed check. All work done by a veteran RPT, me, Mike Kurta. Try me just once, call 231-421-1816 or

PIANO KEY RESTORATION SINCE 1994. German Tops w/Fronts - $245.00, Gloss Sharps - $100.00, Bushings $150.00. Custom Made Keys, Steinway Warranty and Other Services Available. Contact for full price list. Free FedEx Gnd return shipping excluding HI/AK. WALKER PIANO KEY SERVICE, 789 St Rt 94 E, Fulton, KY 42041, 1-800-745-6819 or 270-241-0702, E-mail:


THE NEW YORK SCHOOL OF PIANO TUNING, SERVICE & REPAIR offers evening classes in piano technology at AC Pianocraft, New York City’s premier rebuilding shop. Train with some of the finest piano technicians and craftsmen in the profession. Visit our website at for more information.  NYSOPT is registered with the New York State Department of Education.

Matt Grossman is seeking an apprentice piano technician. Grossman is a Registered Piano Technician and full-time piano craftsman since 1975. He is owner of The Piano Shop located in the Louisville, Kentucky metropolitan area. The Piano Shop (TPS) is a dealer of new and used pianos. TPS offers piano tuning, repair, and restoration services to an actively managed customer database consisting of approximately 6000 clients with new clients acquired regularly. Currently the services of 3-4 TPS piano technicians are managed and coordinated by a full-time service manager. In addition, TPS offers piano lessons and piano moving and storage. Grossman previously developed and led the Piano Technician Apprenticeship program for the University of Memphis and University of Louisville. He has taught graduate level piano maintenance courses for University of Memphis, University of Louisville, and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Matt has a record of training individuals who have gone on to have successful careers as professional piano technicians. This is a unique opportunity for the right person. The successful candidate will have serious interest piano technology and a desire to work with a master craftsman leading to a career in the piano industry. Some previous interest/experimentation with tuning is preferred. Background in mechanics and/or crafts is desirable. Knowledge of basic music theory and keyboard familiarity essential. TPS apprentice is expected to work in all areas of the business while in apprenticeship status. This is a documented course with specific projects, required reading, and regular testing. The program is set on a 2-year timeline. This is a paid position. Compensation negotiable. Contact Matt Grossman, 502-553-5171,

PIANO TECHNOLOGY AT OBERLIN CONSERVATORY. Prepare yourself for a fulfilling career as a concert-level piano technician in Oberlin's four-semester Artist Diploma program. Created in association with Steinway & Sons, Oberlin’s program emphasizes the collaborative relationship between the concert artist and piano technician. You’ll train with world-class technicians and pianists—from the Conservatory and around the world—and leave the program as a confident specialist in concert work. Training includes piano rebuilding, action forefinishing, restoration, and regulation; damper system installation; tuning, and voicing. Curriculum features daily mentoring, week-long residencies with leading technicians, short- and long-term projects, and concert preparation in a busy conservatory environment. Additional opportunities include summer internships at Aspen Music Festival and Interlochen Arts Camp, and advanced training at New York’s Steinway factory. Visit or contact

THE RANDY POTTER SCHOOL OF PIANO TECHNOLOGY. Home Study programs for beginning students, associate members studying to upgrade to Registered Piano Technician, and RPT's wanting to continue their education. Tuning, repairing, regulating, voicing, apprentice training, business practices. Top instructors and materials. Call or write for information: RANDY POTTER, RPT; 61592 ORION DRIVE; BEND, OR 97702; 541-382-5411. See our ad on page 3.

THE MINNESOTA SCHOOL OF PIANO TECHNOLOGY is licensed as a private career school with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, sections136A.821 to 136A.832.  Licensure is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions. Classroom and individual instruction available. See web site for more info. Call 651-777-6718.

PIANO TECHNOLOGY AT NORTH BENNET STREET SCHOOL. Build your career in piano technology with our two Full-Time, nine-month programs. Basic Piano Technology includes tuning, regulation, and in-home repairs. Advanced Piano Technology includes complete rebuilding of grand pianos, comprehensive piano service, advanced tuning, and voicing. Master faculty, small classes, and an inspiring community. Financial aid, scholarships, and veterans benefits available. Located in Boston's historic North End. For more info, visit or contact


WANTED: MASON & HAMLIN GRAND/BABY. Nationwide pick-up and fast payment.

Looking to buy wholesale lot of used/antique piano benches & stools.  Email

All Models. All Years. Any Condition. Quick Payment. Fast Removal! Over 45 years buying and supplying the trade. Call anytime: Bob Friedman 845-849-4197 or e-mail

 CONTACT US WITH ANY STEINWAY GRANDS FOR SALE! Chupp’s Piano Service ALSO has a number of ready to restore Steinway and other brands of pianos available at wholesale prices! Sign up for our technicians/rebuilders wholesale email list by emailing Dennis Chupp at Sign up today!

"Steinway Grands and Uprights." Please call Ben Knauer, 1-800-257-4733 or e-mail:

We will pick up anywhere. Contact us at: 888-58-PIANO or  LINDEBLAD PIANO RESTORATION