PIANO TUNING, REPAIRS & CLEANING
Gina Helwig, Head Piano Technician
With over 25 years of apprenticing and experience, we are thrilled to have Gina as the head of our Piano Service Department. She possesses a wide breadth of experience in all aspects of piano tuning and service, including reconditioning, restorations, rebuilds, humidity control system installation, (Gina is certified as a Field Expert Dampp-Chaser installer by Piano Lifesaver Systems) and some refinishing. Prior to joining Taylor’s, Gina ran her own piano service company for many years, amassing over 3000 satisfied clients. With Gina’s gregarious, unpretentious personality, you’ll look forward to her visits as she expertly services your piano! Simply give Taylor’s Music a call to schedule an appointment.
Phil McKenna, Registered Piano Technician, RPT
Phil brings a wealth of knowledge and natural ability to piano tuning and maintenance. After apprenticing under a master tuner / technician for many years and earning his Registered Piano Technician (RPT) title, Phil has honed his craft to an expert level. Phil’s passion and enthusiasm for his work is evident, and he is excited to answer any of your questions and share his experienced insight and knowledge. Phil’s expertise lies in tuning, pitch raises, replacing strings, regulating actions, voicing your piano for a more consistent tone, and providing professional piano cleaning services. Phil has been a valued member of Taylor’s staff for many years.
|CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEMS PRICING|
|Climate Control (Vertical)||Installation of a system to regulate the piano interior moisture level, signifcantly prolonging the life of the piano.||$499+tax|
|Climate Control (Grand)||Installation of a system to regulate the piano interior moisture level, signifcantly prolonging the life of the piano.||$550+tax|
Choose from these service options:
Standard Tuning – Standard tuning with no extra adjustments or repairs. (Pitch raise may be needed on pianos not tuned in a while.)
Standard Tuning with Pitch Raise – Required for pianos that have not been tuned for a while and are significantly under pitch.
Interior Cleaning – Grand Pianos – Clean and remove any dust on soundboard under strings.
Interior Cleaning – Upright Pianos – Vacuum bottom of piano behind panel.
Additional Cleaning Services – Additional cleaning services are available such as string cleaning, cleaning of the action, tuning pins, keys, and cabinet. Cost to be assessed at time of visit.
Service Package (Best Value) Includes a standard tuning plus one additional hour of action regulation and voicing. (This is recommended as the piano ages and should be done.)
Service Package plus Pitch Raise-Required for pianos that have not been tuned for a while and are significantly under pitch. Includes an hours worth of action regulation & voicing
Piano evaluation – This includes examination of the piano and estimate for services needed. If service is completed at the time of the visit, fee is applied toward total cost.
Piano Appraisal – Includes evaluation and written appraisal of value.
For more information or to schedule a tuning complete the form below and we will be in touch with you.