John Schaldach, has 24 years of experience as a piano technician. He is a Registered Piano Technician with the Piano Technicians Guild. John first trained at the San Francisco School of Piano Tuning and Repair and subsequently apprenticed with two master piano re-builders. He has worked with pianos in a broad range of settings, including preparing pianos for performance on concert stages for a fine arts college and a regional orchestra, restoring Steinway grands, maintaining a large piano inventory for a state university, readying pianos for sale in retail settings, and providing complete in-home piano services for professional musicians and beginning students alike.
John lives in Harrisonburg, VA, with his wife who is a professor at James Madison University. He divides his time between clients in the DC metro region and the Shenandoah Valley. He is currently the piano technician for Eastern Mennonite University.
Whether you are looking for a simple in-home tuning or would like to make significant changes in the way your piano plays and sounds, John will work with you to understand your needs and to help you better know and enjoy your instrument.