Depends on the quality of the technician and the years of experience like with any field. I know of one tech that charges $180 + for the tuning alone.
Most technicians do not include pitch raises or repairs. Pitch raises take longer and have nothing to do with the actual tuning of the piano itself. The piano must be brought up or, lowered to, concert pitch before the actual tuning can take place.
Repairs also have nothing to do with tuning. An average tuning takes about 1 to 1. 5 hours for most tuners.AnswerThe going price here in the Bangor area of Maine is about $100. The time it takes is at least 2 hours which includes minor adjustments, simple cleaning, and lubrication. There are added charges if there is a repair such as a broken string, replacement of saddle straps, or trimming of dampers that may be buzzing. One of the best piano reference resources is http://www.steinway.com/technical/tuning.shtml
Here in Los Angeles, I charge between $75 and $125 depending on how bad the piano is and how long it's been since it was tuned last. Please tune your piano at least once a year. Manufactures recommend twice a year. MasterTuner.com
I charge a flat rate for piano tuning, $90, Perfect Piano Tuning, L.L.C., Phoenix, AZ.
I charge a flat rate for piano tuning, $90. This price is middle-of-the-road. Perfect Piano Tuning, L.L.C., Phoenix, AZ.
The cost of tuning a baby grand piano varies from one place to another. It ranges from about $100 to about $350.
The average price of piano tuning is $100. I charge just $90, here, in Phoenix, AZ - Perfect Piano Tuning, L.L.C.
No, tuning the piano doesn't make the keys taller, but, if the regulation is adjusted on your piano, then that can make the keys taller. Chris, Perfect Piano Tuning, L.L.C., Phoenix, AZ
Piano tuning at home requires special piano tuning tools. A piano turning wrench is most important. It is not advised to tune your piano yourself and you can find an expert online or in the yellow pages.
yes it is true that they do that because iplay the piano
You do not need to take traditional courses in piano tuning, however you would probably need to work as an apprentice with a professional piano tuner.
This piano needs another tuning. I am tuning into my second-most favorite radio station now.
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Piano tunings vary per area. In Utah, they start out at about $75 per tuning. Sometimes pianos will need several tunings depending on the piano and if it was severely out of tune. You should contact your local piano store for a list of piano tuners. Dunkley Music in Utah
Realistically, it is probably not worth much. It may cost more to have a piano like this moved than it is worth.
Usually it's the principal oboe. In case of a piano concerto, the orchestra will tune to the piano.
He is listening and adjusts the PITCH of the string
Some piano tuners offer full service repairs for pianos. Others only offer the tuning service and simple repairs such as replacing a string while tuning. You'll have to inquire of each piano tuner you contact what his or her services are.
Piano tuners only use two different tools to fully tune a piano. One of the tools is called the tuning and hammer and is used to test each individual string. The other tool used is the mute, which makes sure other strings aren't played during tuning.
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Klaus Fenner has written: 'Berechnung der Spannung umsponnener Saiten' -- subject(s): Construction, Piano 'Causes of variable tuning characteristics of pianos' -- subject(s): Piano, Tuning 'Praktisches Handbuch der Klavierkonstruktion' -- subject(s): Construction, Piano
Only if you move it to the moon. Addition: If you are moving a piano between climates with different levels of humidity, it can definitely affect tuning, and can, in some cases, cause damage to your instrument if not addressed correctly.
Piano tuners are tools used to tune a piano. The piano tuning lever; has a special "star" socket shape that is designed to fit piano pins, which are square and tapered.The most popular tip size is a #2.
Sometimes yes, sometimes no.. Depends on the piano, its condition, previous care, if the prior tuner was any good, tuned it on pitch or intentionally tuned it flat. You'd be surprised at how many of them tune it flat. All pianos should be tuned at least once, per year. Tuning at least twice per year is recommended by all piano manufacturer's. If it's been many years since its last tuning and if it is old, it may not be worth tuning or repairing any longer.
To repair a piano in Miami, one may check the Yellow Pages website. Some of the listings include American Piano Service, Phillip Ryan Piano Tuning and Fernando's Piano Service.
You can tune your flute with a piano by both you and the piano playing an A (tuning note). If its too sharp or flat you then push the mouth piece in or pull it out.