We are a family-run business since 1994. We are passionate and dedicated in bringing the highest quality pianos to our store. Whether you are local or interstate, we will help you find the perfect piano for your home, studio or school with honest, knowledgeable advice and personal service.
Leon Lifschitz - Founder
Tertiary educated musician and piano teacher, Leon has more than 40 years of performing and teaching experience. His students have been awarded AMusA and LMusA diplomas consistently. Many of them are scholarship holders at prestigious schools and prize winners at piano competitions including Yamaha Australian Youth Piano Competition. His student, Ronald Ho, was the youngest ever recipient of AMusA Diploma when he just turned 10.
Sonya Lifschitz - Concert Pianist and Teacher
Sonya graduated from the renowned Peabody Conservatory (Baltimore, USA) where she undertook post-graduate study under the tutelage of the legendary pianist and conductor Leon Fleisher. She has been a major prize-winner in numerous competitions and has been awarded such prestigious scholarships as the Fulbright Scholarship, the Peabody Dean’s Grant, the Ian Potter Cultural Trust Scholarship and the Lord Mayor of Brisbane Performing Arts Fellowship. Sonya has gained PhD in Music at the University of Melbourne and it is her aspiration to make a significant contribution to the music education in Australia. For more information about Sonya, please visit www.sonyalifschitz.com
Ted Wolsley - Piano Technician
A second-generation piano technician and tuner, Ted is a member of the Australasian Piano Tuners' Guild and Yamaha approved technician with over 40 years of professional experience. Apart from looking after our pianos and customers, Ted is also the technician for many recording studios and prestigious schools such as PLC, Mentone Grammar and Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar. His private customers include Judith Durham of "The Seekers" and world-renowned jazz pianist/composer Allan Zavod.
Jerry Wu-Tsung Hsieh - Piano Technician
Jerry is a leading piano technician in Taipei (Taiwan) and Melbourne with over 35 years of experience in piano tuning as well as being a lecturer and examiner at the Yamaha Piano Technical Academy. In addition to tuning for our pianos and customers, Jerry tunes for prestigious concert venues such as Taipei Concert Hall and Hamer Hall Melbourne, schools, distinguished pianists and leading piano teachers.
Nao Yabuta - Piano Technician
Nao, a native Japanese, is a Yamaha Piano Technician who graduated from the Yamaha Tuning Academy in Hamamatsu, Japan - the City where Yamaha pianos are made. It is not an exaggeration to say that Nao really knows Yamaha pianos inside and out.