Gordy Johnson 

Piano Tuner & Technician

Welcome to the new tonalities.com website! Here you can learn about my services as a piano tuner & technician. I look forward to helping bring your pianos into great shape!
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Trusted and dedicated Piano Tuner and Technician, experienced at working in diverse settings for over 33 years. Having recently moved to the Land of Enchantment, I now look forward to offering my services to piano owners in Albuquerque and surrounding communities!


  • Expert Piano Tuning
  • Grand Action Regulation & Hammer Voicing
  • Field Repairs & Problem Solving; broken strings, sticky keys, squeaks, etc.


Piano Tuner and Technician, established 1990

Owner of Tonalities, Inc. music service company 1998-2022

  • Tuned & Maintained pianos for many hundreds of Residential Customers in Minneapolis / St. Paul, MN.
  • Tuned & Maintained pianos at numerous Twin Cities jazz venues ***, including: The Artists' Quarter (18 years), Crooners Supper Club, The Dakota Jazz Club (25 years), Hot Summer Jazz Festival, Lexington Restaurant and Vieux Carré.
  • Tuned & Maintained pianos for various Theaters: The Capri, The Guthrie, Theater Latté Da and Walker Art Institute.
  • Tuned regularly at top MSP Recording Studios:  Brewhouse, Creation Audio, Custom Recording, John Fields, Flowers Studio, Keynote Recording, The Terrarium, Wild Sound and Winterland.
  • Tuned & Maintained pianos for many churches... too many to list!
  • 15 years on the piano tuning staff at the University of Minnesota School of Music.
 ***   Please visit my "Artists I have tuned for..." page