Piano Services

Serving San Francisco and northern San Mateo County

Michael A. Kimbell offers a full range of piano tuning, maintenance, regulation, voicing and repair services in San Francisco and northern San Mateo County, California.

Since 1979, Michael has been a Registered Piano Technician in the Piano Technicians Guild. He is currently the piano technician for the San Francisco Community Music Center, Noontime Concerts in San Francisco, and Music at Kohl Mansion. He also does tuning and field maintenance of Yamaha Disklavier™ pianos, harpsichords and historic pianos as well as tuning, maintenance and evaluations of all pianos. As a professional technician, composer and musician, Michael strives to bring out the best musical qualities of any instrument he is working with.

Michael’s training includes a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Cornell University, a diploma from the Niles Bryant School of Piano Tuning, and the Yamaha Corporation Disklavier™ Seminar. Michael has been an instructor at national and state conventions of the Piano Technicians Guild and is the author of two series of technical and theoretical articles on tuning in the Piano Technicians Journal.

Please telephone 650-359-7693 for an appointment or consultation.


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