A Family Business

Pianos-by-Preston is proud of the fact that we are family owned and operated. We treat our customers with the same honesty and personalized care as we do family.


About Timothy

Timothy, Owner of pianos-by-preston, is the Vice President of the Palm Beach Piano Technicians Guild and is always continuing his piano education as a Master Technician. He recently hit the mark for having serviced over 10,000 pianos. Timothy is a certified QRS Player System Technician. He is committed to customer service excellence and providing personalized piano maintenance. His diverse background and experience makes him uniquely qualified, whether providing service for a novice or professional pianist.

Timothy Preston

Timothy Preston

2nd Generation Piano Technician

Owner of


Apprenticed at Preston Piano under my father, Alan Preston

AGE 10

Started managing Preston Piano Shop

AGE 15

Devoted two years to piano research, design and piano rebuilding

AGE 20

Continued piano education and studied the largest piano in the world built by David Rubenstein

AGE 25

Relocated to Boston

Attended Berklee College of Music

Serviced pianos for Museum of Fine Arts, Scullers Jazz Club, Regattabar Jazz Club, and Harvard University

AGE 30

Founded pianos-by-preston in West Palm Beach

Member of Piano Technicians Guild

AGE 35

Now serving St. Lucie, Martin & Palm Beach counties

AGE 40

Over 10,000 pianos serviced. Vice President of Palm Beach Piano Technicians Guild.

Rachel Jones

Rachel Jones

Piano Technician

About Rachel

Rachel, Timothy’s sister-in-law, has always had a love for pianos and music since an early age. In kindergarten she started taking piano lessons. Later on, Rachel apprenticed as a piano technician under Timothy and is now an integral part of pianos-by-preston. Rachel trained at the Piano Technician Academy and is a certified QRS Player System Technician. She is also a member of the Piano Technicians Guild. If you live in the southern counties we service, Palm Beach and Martin counties, Rachel will be the piano technician servicing your piano.