This Meacham Square Grand Piano circa 1837 was restored to museum standards in 1982 by Illos Piano Restorations. It resides in the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
This Firth & Hall piano, circa 1837 resides in the Erie, Athenaeum Hotel at the Chautauqua Institute.
This is a quality resoration of historical character -- brought back to it's original condition by Illos Piano Restorations in 2004.
Illos Piano Restorations is proud to have restored the Steinway Concert Grand Piano of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin Martin Complex to its former glory. Western New York's finest craftsmen have participated in the restoration of this complex.
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This Goulding & Co. piano was built in Soho, London, circa 1790. It resides in the Erie, PA Historical Building.
The piano represents an immediate progression from a clavichord to a percussion piano. This is a quality restoration of historical character -- brought back to it's original condition by Illos Piano Restorations in 2001.
The Roycroft Inn is a national landmark. This Kurtzmann Grand Circa 1917 fits in perfectly with the decor of the Roycroft.
This piano was rebuilt to perfection by Illos Piano Restorations in 1998.
The Albright Knox Art Gallery addition.
Illos Piano Restorations is proud to have a decades old relationship with one of Buffalo's finest institutions.
Established in 1961, Illos is family owned and operated. Our company is comprised of skilled technicians and support staff which include craftsmen, sanders, strippers, trained woodworkers, wood finishers, piano movers, piano builders and tuners. All of our work is completed at our own facility. Joseph Illos is an active member of the Piano Technicians Guild. As an active member and Registered Piano Technician, he is able to provide qualified service anywhere in the United States through the guild.
We at Illos Piano Restorations are proud of our work and are proud to be a part of family music appreciation and the development of musical ability. We bring alive the internal and external beauty of the finest instrument of all time- the piano. We can provide a new or rebuilt piano and it will become the focal point of your home.
Our facility houses new and restored pianos, a complete printed music division, and accessories that will enrich your home. Our family’s 43 years of experience gained through referrals will be worthy of your trust.
Illos Piano Restorations specializes and rebuilding pianos for schools. Here are a few examples of schools for whom we have done restoration work:
- Academy of Theatre Arts, Williamsville, NY
- Amherst High School, Snyder, NY
- Akron Central School District, Akron, NY
- Alden School District, Alden, NY
- Amherst Central School District, Amherst, NY
- Buffalo Board of Education, Buffalo, NY
- Canisius College, Buffalo, NY
- Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
- Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY
- Cheektowaga School District, Cheektowaga, NY
- Clarence Central School District, Clarence, NY
- Cleveland Hill School, Cheektowaga, NY
- Depew High School, Depew, NY
- Daemen College, Buffalo, NY
- Elmwood Franklin School, Buffalo, NY
- Erie Community College, Amherst, NY
- Garth-Newell Institute, Hot Springs, VA
- Gow School, East Aurora, NY
- Holy Angels School, Buffalo, NY
- Holland Central School District, NY
- Iroquois Central Schools, Elma, NY
- Kenmore East High School, Kenmore, NY
- Lafayette High School, Buffalo, NY
- Lancaster Central School District, Lancaster, NY
- Litchfield Performing Arts Academy, Litchfield, CT
- Lockport Central School District, Lockport, NY
- Maryvale School District, Cheektowaga, NY
- Mill Creek School District, Erie, PA
- Mt. St Joe’s Academy, Buffalo, NY
- Nardin High School, Buffalo, NY
- Niagara Falls High School, Buffalo, NY
- Niagara University, Lewiston, NY
- Niagara Wheatfield School District, Wheatfield, NY
- Nichols High School, Buffalo, NY
- Starpoint Central Schools, Pendleton, NY
- State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
- Sweethome High School, Amherst, NY
- West Seneca School District, West Seneca, NY
Piano Moving Services
We move pianos every day of the week. Professionals will diligently move your piano safely on to our specially designed truck, where your piano can travel safely. Because we move pianos so frequently, we are able to offer highly competitive prices. Every move is unique, and will be priced according to its requirements.
For a moving quote, call (716)-832-0013.