abc PIANOS are an Australian owned family business and have been in the piano industry in Melbourne for over 40 years. We supply quality grand pianos and upright pianos to piano students, teachers, music schools and professional pianists. Regular clients include the hospitality, entertainment, recording and film industries, which also include interstate and overseas artists.
Owner and partner, Eddie Tichelaar began his career in the piano industry at the age of 18 but his exposure to the industry began at the age of 7, as he assisted his father John regularly within the piano business. Eddie has a vast knowledge of pianos and has learnt the technical side of pianos from many qualified piano designers, master technicians, tuners and builders from all over the world. He has also attended a number of courses at the Preston TAFE piano technology department in the 1980s. Eddie is also a member of the Piano Tuners and Technicians Guild of Vic and a member of the International Association of Piano Builders and Technicians.
Mandy Tichelaar is also a partner of the business and studied music from a very early age and is a gifted woodwind player with piano as her second instrument. She began her teaching career at the Dandenong Ranges Music Council at the age of 15, running a teenage woodwind group. Mandy also played in various groups and gave solo performances. Her business career began in an accounts department of a large international company where she learnt the finer points of business management before joining abc PIANOS in 1993.
abc PIANOS carefully select and prepare all the pianos they have on display and invite you to visit their warehouse showroom. You will receive professional friendly advice and they will be more than happy to help you find a piano that suits your needs and dreams. Their knowledge of pianos certainly makes visiting abc PIANOS an enjoyable and educational experience.
abc PIANOS specialise in:
- Sales of New Pianos, Second Hand Pianos & Pre loved Pianos.
- Hire of Grand and Upright pianos for Functions and Events
- Rental for Long term pianos for in your home or workplace
- Piano Moving & Transport Melbourne
- Piano Tuning & Repairs
- Piano Storage
- Piano Recycling