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Piano Sales & Rebuilding for Customers in Syracuse, NY

Ken Walkup offers reliable piano rebuilding services and rebuilt pianos for purchase to customers in Syracuse and throughout central New York. Since 1975, he has restored the tone and appearance of many modern and historical pianos for institutional and private clients. As someone who has extensive experience with the inner mechanics of many pianos, as well as being the piano technician for Cornell, Ken has the experience, knowledge, and workmanship you need, whether you need a piano rebuilt or you’re interested in buying a newly rebuilt piano.


Services Offered in Syracuse


Piano Rebuilding

If you have an older piano that has worn down over the years, Ken can rebuild your piano to restore its original quality. Ken specializes in rebuilding Steinway pianos and pianos produced since the mid-nineteenth century, although he has worked with many other kinds of pianos. As someone with extensive experience with historical pianos, Ken will know what needs to be repaired or replaced when rebuilding your piano. Once the job is done, your piano will have a quality tone, touch, and appearance it originally had, allowing you to produce a beautiful sound.


Ken’s rebuilding process is comprehensive and involves repairing, replacing and refinishing virtually every component, including:


  • Actions

  • Dampers

  • Soundboards

  • Bridges

  • Strings

  • Tuning pins

  • Pedals

  • Cases

  • Plates

  • Hardware

  • And more


Piano Sales

If you’re looking to buy a piano with an amazing sound and classic appearance, Ken also sells rebuilt pianos. Ken sells high-quality pianos from manufacturers such as Steinway, Mason & Hamlin and many others, so you can rest assured your piano will be built to last. With extensive experience with the rebuilding process, Ken knows exactly what each and every piano needs to restore their original tone and appearance, so the piano you purchase will look and sound just like it did when it was first produced. Ken will work with you through every step of the purchasing process for a successful and hassle-free transaction.

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