get to know les
What’s the coolest thing you're
working on right now?
"Making our new house a home"
After getting married in 2016, Les and his wife Dreama picked up their lives in Michigan and moved to Atlanta to start a new one together!
What was a job you had before being a piano technician that you enjoyed?
"Prototype Vehicle Inspection"
Les makes the second person on our team (Kim being the other) who has had an interest in vehicle mechanics before the piano industry. We're starting to see a theme...
What piano service or repair do you find really fun to do?
Les spent a good chunk of his piano career at a rebuilding shop working on all types of pianos.
What do you want people to remember about you?
"My sense of humor"
What is your first memory of the piano?
"Piano lessons at age 8"
All of the technicians on our team also play, which we believe is an important part of testing their work and understanding what a pianist need
If you could own any piano, which one would it be?
"I love my Mason & Hamlin"
The dining room in Les's house does not hold a dining table, rather his grand piano!
What is the best advice you have received?
"You only have one chance to make a first impression"
What do you do in your free time?
"Sport clay shooting, fly fishing, and golf"
What do you typically listen to while driving in your car or doing shop repairs?
A popular choice for most of
our team. Seems like NPR is a common theme among piano technicians :)