Matthew Richards

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Matthew Richards is a professional qualified Piano Tuner Technician and Pianist covering areas across the West Midlands @pianotunerwolverhampton

http://www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk/

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Tuned a historic Piano today dating from the late 19th century. Notice the absence of tie tapes and check heads? This is an early spring and loop style of action. This Piano is branded 'Reginia' 
#piano #pianotuning #upright #antique #historic
Tuning a Steinway & Sons Grand Piano at a local theatre. 
#piano #tuning #pianist #steinway
Tuned a vintage underdamper overstrung Piano branded 'Algar' of London. This instrument was built to a high standard. One or the many Piano manufacturers of The Turn Of The Century.

#upright #piano #pianist #antique #vintage 
www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk/history.htm
Tuning a Bluthner Upright Piano.
Bluthner used the overdamper action in many of their early uprights 
#piano #upright #tuning
Many years ago I came across this extremely early upright piano. I'd exlstimate 1860s-70s or even earlier  comments welcome . Label inside reads 'T C Raulins - Piano and organ Merchant - Ludlow'

#piano #history #vixtorian #antique
Before and after tuning of a neglected upright piano at a local school. Can you hear the difference??! www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk
Matthew Richards Piano Tuning and Repair Service

#piano #wolverhampton #tuning #repair #comparison
Came across a very historic instrument today utilising the famous spring and loop action. These were very popular in England at the time. No checkheads or bridal tapes to be seen. From the 1890s or even earlier. Imperial piano and organ company London
For piano history visit:
http://www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk/history.htm
Playing the Yamaha YU5 after tuning. These uprights are some of the best new Pianos available

Playing some Jess Glynne in there too!

Jessglynne 
#yamahs #upright #piano
Tuning a Yamaha YU5 Upright Piano in Wasall West Midlands - Piano Tuner Matthew James Richards.

#yamaha #upright #piano
Starting the morning off tuning a Yamaha YU5 Upright Piano

#yamaha #YU5 #piano
Tuned an Upright Piano in Donnington Telford West Midlands.

Originally sold by  Holder Brothers ltd, Hull. 
www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk

#upright #piano 
Piano Tuner Donnington, Telford, West Midlands
Tuning a 'Richter' Upright Piano in Madeley, Telford. This piano has just two strings per note and has 76 note compass

Piano Tuner Madeley, Telford Matthew James Richards:
www.matthewjamesrichards.co.uk

#Telford #Madeley #upright #piano #richter #tuning