Category: Piano maintenance

Area served

13 h 34 min

We serve individuals and organisations in the greater Montreal area and outside. 

For on site services outside the area shown below, depending on your specific location, travel fees may apply. Use the form below to preview those fees.

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When travel fees apply, these special conditions apply as well :

  1. You need to be present at the appointment, in order to confirm that you are satisfied with the work before we leave. Because of the distance, we cannot return free of charge if there is an issue that may have been missed.
  1. We request a deposit of half of the cost be paid prior to our visit.


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You may prefer to book a short online consultation (assessment, coaching or advice).
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We look forward to helping you get the most out of your piano!


21 h 06 min

We pamper your piano while we keep you safe

Despite COVID-19, we continue to be able to serve you and help you enjoy playing your piano.

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Of course, we are taking all the necessary precautions to ensure the safety of our customers and technicians:

  • We wear a facemask
  • We desinfect our hands as well as our tools and all surfaces we might have touched on your piano
  • We maintain a minimum distance of 2 meters
  • No contact payment

We appreciate you telling us if you are in self-isolation, returning from a trip, experiencing flu-like symptoms or house someone in quarantine for COVID-19. We would then postpone our visit.

A customized, online consultation

Your pedal is making a noise, a note is sticking and you are playing your piano more than ever; you would like to know if your piano is worth restoring; you are tempted to buy a used piano but hesitate (you should!). In all those situations, an short online consultation may be a practical solution instead or before making an appointment for an on site visit.

For an online consultation, with Facetime, Zoom or any way your prefer, use the “Book Now” button below.  Available Tuesday and Friday. $45 plus taxes

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Our technician recently made an interesting discovery in a client’s piano bench. He found the maintenance manual provided by Yamaha to buyers of a new acoustic piano.

For its acoustic pianos, Yamaha recommends a minimum of one tuning per year and precise adjustments

Knowing the reputation of Yamaha pianos, we were keen to read it. The manufacturer mentions the need for at least one tuning per year (and even two) and for precise adjustments performed by an expert technician. Such work ensures that the piano continues to perform at its best.

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The booklet also contains a wealth of information about the best location in a room for a piano (right acoustics, the need for ventilation, the required distance from windows and the heating system), and consistent temperature and humidity levels (avoid excessive dryness and humidity).

Would you like to know how to clean your piano’s keyboard? The manufacturer provides clear instructions. It also recommends not placing anything on the instrument (aside from music scores and a metronome, of course!). Finally, Yamaha reminds us how an accumulation of dust can be harmful to the hammers and action.

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So if your piano brings joy to you and your family, and you would like to keep it in good condition for a long time, then this document is for you!





At PIANO TECHNIQUE MONTREAL, our ultimate goal is to improve your piano’s condition to increase your joy of playing. 



“A competent and imaginative tuner who restored my piano’s easiness and helped me regain my self-confidence. I thought I was the one regressing…”

-Richard Blais, on Faceboook

Our most popular services


PAMPER YOUR PIANO : Complete 2 h service (fine-tuning, voicing and regulation and annual humidity control system maintenance): $235 

CLEANING AND TUNINGVacuuming the dust, cleaning the soundboard, cavities and keyboard. Polishing the case and the metal when applicable. Tuning: $340  

APPASSIONATO : Full maintenance, two-technician service: Prices on request


Your piano deserves the best possible service

Our courteous approach and high level of expertise allow us to satisfy the most demanding customers who require the best possible service. Whether your instrument needs tuning, repair or adjustment, you can count on our care and attention to detail, which we invest with professionalism in every aspect of our work.

We’re also happy to put our knowledge, expertise and skills at your service if you’re regarding the acquisition, disposal or evaluation of a piano. Piano Technique Montréal will consider your needs and constraints to help you make the best possible choice.

Testimonials from satisfied clients

“Excellent service! Very professional, explained everything very clearly and did a great job too!”

-Kai Lun Z., 06-25-2018

“I gave my piano a full maintenance and the results are simply divine: its great sound is back and the feel is outstanding! ”

-Phuong M-T, 04-09-2018

“My piano sounds so much better after each of their visit – I highly recommend.”

-Christina P., 04-19-2018

Schedule an appointment online OR call us at 514 344-8008.


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