Taylor Pianos is based in the village of Freeland near Blenheim Palace, working throughout Oxfordshire and the surrounding counties. Joseph Taylor, the owner of Taylor Pianos, has worked with pianos since he was 18 years old and is passionate about them. He is a highly qualified and experienced craftsman, skilled in all aspects of piano tuning, regulation, repair and restoration.
After serving an apprenticeship of 10 years Joseph set up Taylor Pianos over seven years ago. He has developed excellent long term relationships with his clientele and built relationships with piano manufacturers, providing access to a range of high-quality products.
Joseph works in Oxford’s leading concert and theatre venues, tuning for artists such as Jamie Cullum, Michael Buble, Van Morrison, John Lill CBE, Jack Gibbons and Tom Poster. As well as numerous private clients Taylor Pianos works for the following:
Joseph is a qualified Renner Recognised Technician, learning from leading pianoforte master craftsmen in Germany. He is a member of the Pianoforte Tuners’ Association and a fellow of the Institute of Musical Instrument Technology. Joseph gives his time as a council member of the IMIT and has previously served on the council of the PTA. This keeps him in touch with others working in this specialised field.