If Only Pianos Could Talk

Thoughts from a Piano Tuner

Treble too dull?

I have seen this situation a couple of times with the same small grand. The piano is an entry level 150cm grand made by a respected manufacturer, that's five feet long in the old language, and the owners say to me that the treble and high treble is weak in sound. The...

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Service?

  A piano is a complex instrument and most piano owners do not understand the working mechanism of such. There are a few pianists with knowledge of how the piano works and have an  understanding of the maintenance required for their instrument, however the majority...

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If only pianos could talk

" You want to do what"? asked my Manager. "Leave a career in banking to tune pianos?" He wasn't the only one to ask this question. Why would I want to leave a stable and respected career and go and work on pianos? "Electronic organs are the popular instrument. Pianos...

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For the times, they are a-changin

I cannot believe it is over six months since I have returned from my Fellowship. The past six months has been spent processing and applying the knowledge. Talking about my experiences has also made me remember small details that I thought I had forgotten. The voices...

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My Way

And now, the end is here  And so I face the final curtain  My friend, I'll say it clear  I'll state my case, of which I'm certain Yes, there were times, I'm sure you knew  When I bit off more than I could chew  But through it all, when there was doubt  I ate it up and...

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Deutschland-Teil zwei

It’s all in the detail I finished the damper course last Wednesday. Seems so long ago as the rest of the two week course has been just as intensive as the three days of dampers. The instructor was another friend from 2009, Jan Hoeppner. Jan is thirteen years my...

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About Brian Wilson

Brian Wilson is one of the most highly trained and experienced piano tuners in Australia, and one of only a handful of concert technicians trained at the Steinway & Sons Academy in both New York & Hamburg.

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