Yamaha M425 Upright

Yamaha M425 Upright

We have a great little Yamaha M425 upright for sale. This piano has been tuned, and sounds great! The M425 has a solid spruce soundboard and full-length ribs, solid copper wound bass strings, hard maple bridges, aluminum alloy action rails, Yamaha balanced action, spruce keys with hardwood buttons.  It has a cherry finish and a…

PTG Convention

The (PTG) Piano Technicians Guild holds regular meetings that help a piano technician continue to enhance and improve their skills and knowledge and also associate with other piano technicians.  Additionally, every year they hold an annual convention where piano technicians from all over the nation meet. The PTG Convention was held August 3-7 this year…

Steinway M Rebuild

Steinway M Restoration

Steinway M This 1975 Steinway M is the latest piano out of The Gilded Piano Shop! It’s so fulfilling to see a rebuilding project like this come together. To hear the new hammers, to touch the new keys with new bushings. To feel free to make music…nothing like it!  We had this piano in our…

Voicing Tutorial

Here’s a quick Voicing tutorial!  I noticed a bright note on a 1951 Poole Piano Co. Spinet sticking out. I’ll show you how “needling” this note evens out the tone. VOICING (VIdeo Transcription) Hey Guys!  Here’s a quick little tutorial on voicing.  This little spinet here has one note that’s kinda sticking out.  Listen.  Hear…

Grand Opening Party!

It’s official! We had our Grand Opening Party of The Gilded Piano Shop. The groundbreaking was last September 21st. We officially moved in on Feb 13th. And, after getting settled a few months we celebrated our first Grand Opening party in the shop May 15th. One thing we are most excited about is having more…