Why come to The Piano Technology School?
Now starting the 4th year,r Our one - Year intensive course in Piano Technology, applies and integrated approach to learning piano tuning: This is to teach piano tuning in the traditional way by ear, but supported by the latest in digital technology. This is a model based on the highest international standard of training which Steve, by his own experience, has found to be the most effective way to teach the basics of Tuning by Ear. The use of electronic tuning devices, speeds up the teaching, and thus, the learning process.
With no padding out, no unnecessary modules, and a professional focus, students are put to task immediately; learning theory along side hands-on practical relevant training. On our introductory course (30 weeks in blocks of 10 weeks) runs along international models, such as University of Ontario and Bennet St. School in Boston under Mario Igrec.
Trade supported and
Personal attention in small teaching groups
Integrated method aural and digital
Professional development opportunites and relevant business training . We are building working relationships with others in the Piano Trade to assist students with their development opportunities.
We are grateful to all those in the Piano piano trade that have made our third course another successful year, We enjoy a mutually supportive relationship with KAWAI UK, where Students enjoy a day of training at Kawai HQ near Milton Keynes, have access to staff and pianos at KAWAI to gain further experience and several students continue to gain paid experience after they have finished their studies as part of their continued professional development.
Student membership of PTA and I.M.I.T
The invaluable experience of Steve Droy as both a practising concert Piano Tuner and a trainer provides an excellent combination for a sound start in the piano trade.
One off Tuition, workshops and training seminars for those already in the trade.
Tailor made one-to-one or group training available either at our school, on-site or via webinar.
Ideal for retailers or technicians who would like to offer staff training, without losing valuable shop floor time. Contact us to discuss your needs.