"Take but degree away, untune that string, and hark what discord follows!" -William Shakespeare

Mark Brown has 33 years of experience throughout the Chicago area doing piano tuning, rebuilding, refinishing, and restoration as well as appraising. His past clients include grammy-award winning and professional musicians as Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays, Frank Sinatra, and Robert Black, as well as the Chicago Lyric Opera.

Mark works as a professional musician who has performed with the top musicians in the city. Therefore, he has a developed musical sense, which allows him to do concert-quality tunings. For 20 years, Mark has been the select tuner for two high-end piano dealerships in the Chicago area.

100% Recommended on Consumer's Checkbook.org, and rated #2 Chicago-area piano tuner on Angie's List.

Contact Mark Brown at (847) 414-5425 or email for more information and to schedule an appointment.


"Surely the concord that ruled my spirit is proof Of an Ear that tuned me, able to tune me over and use me again if I am worthy to use" -Edgar Lee Masters
Notable Clients
  • Pat Metheny, critically-acclaimed jazz musician with 17 Grammy awards

  • Lyle Mays, American jazz pianist and composer with 11 Grammy awards

  • Frank Sinatra

  • Robert Black, Grammy-Award winning saxophonist with the Chicago Symphony

  • "Mark is a true artist. He is meticulous and a great musician. He is an outstanding tuner-technician and understands the fundamentals of the piano as well as its idiosyncrasies. I can't recommend him enough."
    -Janet Reeves, Portland-Maine Symphony pianist, adjunct faculty member William Patterson College

  • Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus

  • Sophie Cheang-Pak, Two time principal consultant, principal adjudicator in Schuman International Youth Piano Competition

  • The Fifth Dimension