Wayne Chen is a fourth-generation piano rebuilder and technician who learned his craft at the age of 16 under his father, one of Shanghai's most esteemed piano technicians. At 24, he won the post of resident tuner at the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra.
In 1987, he was invited by Steinway & Sons to continue his training at their factory in Hamburg, Germany. Upon completion, he immigrated to Canada and became the resident piano technician for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. As chief piano technician for the renowned ProPiano Company in New York City, he has rebuilt concert grands for both the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra and Baltimore Symphony Orchestra.
Wayne has also worked for the St. Lawrence Centre, the Toronto Centre for the Arts, and National Ballet School. He has been the official tuner for the Glenn Gould Studio at The Canadian Broadcasting Company since 1993.
Wayne Chen - Our President
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Cleveland Symphony Orchestra
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
St. Lawrence Centre
Toronto Centre for the Arts
We have Worked with the Following Concert Artists:
Chick Corea, Richard Goode, Mitsuko Uchida, Andre Laplante, Anton Kuerti.
We Provide Services to the Following Organizations:
CBC Glenn Gould Studio
National Ballet School – Betty Oliphant Theatre
The Granite Club
The Heliconian Club