What happens at your first tuning:
1. Comprehensive inspection
We answer your questions and customize a plan to help your piano meet your needs.
2. Breathtakingly fine tuning
Our thorough tuning process assures that your piano will sound as good as it can.
3. Be inspired by your piano
Enjoy a beautiful and responsive piano that makes it hard to stop playing!
Don’t suffer with an uncooperative piano!
Meet Our Team
Little Valley Piano Service, LLC is Vermont’s only full-service piano workshop. We are a growing business committed to delivering the finest craftsmanship.
Ben Rocke, RPT, MPT
Owner and head technician
In 2011, Ben Rocke, RPT, MPT commenced his technical education at the Randy Potter School of Piano Technology (diploma with highest honors, 2012). In addition, Ben has received technical training in action design and rebuilding at the Mason & Hamlin factory and in regulating grand pianos at the Steinway factory. Ben is a certified installer for both Wessell, Nickel, and Gross (high performance actions and parts) and Dampp-Chaser Corp. (piano humidity control systems). Ben has received scholarships from the Master Piano Technicians of America and the Connecticut chapter of the Piano Technician’s Guild and maintains membership in both organizations. In 2015, Ben completed his certification with the Piano Technician’s Guild as a Registered Piano Technician (RPT), a status held by only 17 other technicians in the state of Vermont. Ben has taught at most regional PTG chapters as well as multiple national PTG and MPT conventions.
Piano moving team
Christopher Hopkins joined the piano moving team at Little Valley Piano Service, LLC in 2018. Chris has helped execute hundreds of moves, and his experience includes some of our most technical moves as well as some of our highest value pianos.