Musical Instruments

Period Pianos

• Michael Parfett's specialism
• Regular work for major instrument collections
• Restoration of Broadwood fortepianos, Walter, Stein, Erard, Clementi, etc
• Restoration using period materials
• Conserving as much of original as possible
• Tuning and use of regulation including historical temperaments

Modern Pianos

• Onsite tuning and voicing
• Problem solving
• Regulation and repair to complete overhaul and restoration
• Advice on purchase
• Sourcing instruments
• On site repairs


• From simple repair to total rebuild and conservation
• Mechanical structures
• Gilding and decorative schemes - restoration and from new
• Eighteenth century - modern harps both folk and concert

see our list of harps for sale

Harpsichords & Clavichords

• Full refurbishment of original and modern instruments
• Painting, decoration and giding of new instruments
• Tuning and servicing
• Tuning in historical temperaments
• Concert loans and tuning
• We offer a service where professional player can demonstration your instrument for an event or give a concert