The modern piano is very complex. But proper piano care doesn’t have to be complicated. Following some basic principles will lead to good piano care and help the instrument to provide musical enjoyment for many years, maybe even for generations.
One of the first steps in piano care is connecting with a good piano technician. Your piano technician will play an important role in caring for your piano. The piano’s particular mechanisms and construction make it very different than any other device. For this reason, piano technicians use specialized tools and knowledge that is unique to this field.
Here are several different topics to explore in more detail:
- General Recommendations
- Standard Tuning
- Pitch Adjustment
- Preparing for Your Service Appointment