Michael is the creator of Ravenscroft Pianos and founder of Spreeman Piano Innovations, LLC.
Experience includes: 35 years as a concert technician, piano rebuilder, service technician, and instructor.
He has also worked as a technical consultant for Renner, Fazioli, Yamaha, Steinway, and Baldwin.
Education includes: apprenticeship with Jim Coleman Sr., specialized Fazioli concert technician training in Sacile, Italy, concert technician and Disklavier training with Yamaha Corporation of America, and music studies at Arizona State University.
Michael teaches nationally and internationally and has earned the German "Klavierbauer" certification as well as being a Registered Piano Technician with the PTG.
Artists Michael Has Worked With
Andrew Spreeman is apprenticing with his father to become a piano builder and is involved with nearly every aspect of the business. His specialties include the layout, construction, and installation of the soundboard, bridges, pinblock, and damper assembly.
Robert V. Springer is responsible for designing and manufacturing the piano actions. Robert holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Theory and Composition from Arizona State University. He also manages Springer Enterprise where he is involved in acoustic piano research and development and offers high end tuning, voicing, repairs, action regulation, and action redesign and replacement.