A veteran of the piano business since 1998, Kieran Wells is the founder of Wells Pianos. He has a background in classical piano performance, and classical guitar. He is a technician, buyer, seller and the general manager of Wells Pianos. Kieran is from MN where he attended the University of Saint Thomas and the University of MN.
Kieran has a passion for the piano business, enjoys spending time with his family, equestrianism, and woodworking.
Jason is a technician, concert producer, recording enthusiast, and organizer of promotional and non-profit events. Jason sits on the board of numerous charities in the Twin Cities, and contributes his personal time, talents, and professional services to preservation and promotion of musical arts in Minnesota.
Jason is the person on the right.
Rod is an artisan finisher. He has worked on projects at the Smithsonian, The State Capital, Alexander Ramsey house, historic Summit Ave. homes, the St.Paul Union Depot, and many historical preservation projects. Rod has a background in database programming and mainframe computer languages. Rod is passionate about is work and inspires confidence that the job is done right.
Lisa is a perfectionist finisher who Studied at the National Institute of Wood Finishing. Lisa has worked at Fresh Air finishers here in MN, and has worked along side Rod on high visibility public projects in historic Saint Paul. Lisa demands the best of herself and it shows in her work.
Sam has been a technician for over 20 years. His skills range from full action rebuilding to stringing and soundboard repairs. Sam attended Augsburg College in Minneapolis, is passionate about the music scene in the Twin Cities, and working miracles on piano actions.
Sam also enjoys playing his harpsichord, playing with his band, and spending time with his daughter.
Joel has been an instrument builder for over 15 years in the Twin Cities. I have never seen the quality of his intarsia and inlay work exceeded, nor his craftsmanship. Joel is an excellent stringer and pin block installer, and a valued member of our team.