Piano Technicians's Guild
Clem Fortuna, RPT - Chapter President
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Larry Young, RPT - Chapter Vice President
The mission of the Piano Technicians Guild is to promote the highest possible standards of piano service by providing members with opportunities for professional development, by recognizing technical competance through technical examinations, and by advancing the interests of its members.
October 2017 Newsletter
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NEXT CHAPTER MEETING
Monday, November 6, 2017
(Please note: NO dinner this meeting.)
6:30 p.m. Applied Skills
Jim Alexander, RPT
'Home Grown Shop Tools & Procedures'
7:00 p.m. Business Meeting
7:15 p.m. Main Technical
Presenter: Tim Hoy, President & CEO of
Steinway Gallery of Detroit
Topic: 'State of the Piano Industry'
8:15 Q & A
8:30 p.m. Meeting Adjourn
will be held at
Steinway Piano Gallery of Detroit
2700 E. West Maple Road
(M-5 & Maple Road, just west of Haggerty)
Commerce Township, MI 48390
Phone: (248) 560-9200
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A Registered Piano Technician (RPT) has passed a series of rigorous examinations on the maintenance, repair, and tuning of pianos. Only RPTs are authorized by The Piano Technicians Guild to display the logo containing the words �Registered Piano Technician�.
An Associate is a member who has not passed the RPT examinations. Associates may be studying piano technology and working toward RPT status, or may be piano retailers, rebuilders, refinishers or other specialists.