Jerry Tishkoff

Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Former Owner
Company Name
Hollywood Piano Rental Company

Jerry Tishkoff and his brother Eddie owned the famous Hollywood Piano Company and Hollywood Piano Rental Company located in Southern California. The stores gained fame for providing instruments for the movies going as far back as “The Music Box” in 1932 starring Laurel and Hardy. Throughout the decades Hollywood Piano Rental was credited on the large and small screen for their contributions. The stores longest rental was the grand piano seen on the hit TV show “Frasier” which ran on NBC from 1993 to 2004. The Tishkoff brothers were interviewed the day they sold the store to retire.