Matt Quinlan, RPT is a graduate of the Advanced Piano Technology program at the North Bennet Street School in Boston, MA. Here he learned the art of piano tuning, and the skills required to completely rebuild the instrument.
Matt is a Registered Piano Technician with the Piano Technicians Guild. To achieve this status he has proven his skills through a series of comprehensive tests designed to ensure a standard quality of both tuning and repair skills.
In 2009, Matt interned with the Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, NC where he was responsible for maintaining the Steinway family pianos for the students to practice on, and also provided service for the performing faculty and guest artists.
Matt worked for the Mason & Hamlin piano company for over two years. There he worked in the action department, specializing with the new Wessel, Nickel, & Gross composite action parts. He performed tuning, voicing, regulation, and action installations.
Matt has also had the pleasure of tuning for artists like Livingston Taylor and Marc Cohn