Shawn's Piano - West Hartford, CT - 860-953-8885

New & Used Pianos That Cater to Every Musical Taste

Connecticut's Exclusive Ritmüeller Dealer

Visit Our Piano Showroom

Our piano showroom is filled with top quality new and used pianos and features the Ritmüller and Pearl River lines of uprights and grands.

We also specialize in restoring and repairing high-end and heirloom pianos including Steinways, Mason & Hamlins and Baldwins. With nearly 40 years of experience, you know your vintage piano is in good hands.


Latest News & Announcements

July 12-15, 2017 – Shawn to Teach at PTG Annual Convention & Technical Institute

July 20-23, 2016 – Norfolk Annual Piano Technicians Guild Conference

July 15-18, 2015 – Shawn to Teach at Upcoming Denver PTG Convention

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Latest Articles

May 2017 – Visiting Pearl River Piano Factory in

January 2015 – The Growth of a Giant: How Pearl River Pianos Became An Industry Behemoth in Musical Merchandise Review

September 2006 – The Synergy of Old And New in The Music Trades

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"You can buy a piano anywhere, but you need to have it worked on. Shawn and his group provide incredible service; he will find out what sound you like and work on your piano until you get what you want. I've known Shawn for 20 years-he wouldn't take on a line of pianos he couldn't stand behind."

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WFSB Talks to Shawn About Piano Restoration

Listen to Shawn discuss piano restoration and take a peek behind the curtains of his workshop.

Shawn's Piano…Chasing Perfection

Shawn Hoar is a master craftsman who restores vintage pianos together with his small team of specialists in West Hartford, Connecticut. For nearly 40 years, he's been uncovering the secrets to how some of these gorgeous instruments were made. Perfection is what drives him to have spent a lifetime creating and recreating beautiful sound.

Shawn tells you himself, that he feeds his vintage piano habit by selling state-of-the-art new pianos. People come to him from all over the world for restorations and to buy new and vintage pianos.

Now available: Custom 1900 Steinway B

This custom built 1900 Steinway B is a testament to the master craftsman. Shawn uncovers the story of this unique instrument in the video below.

Come view this vintage piano in our showroom.

Let Shawn Help Pick Your Next Piano

Shawn takes not only your buget into consideration when helping you pick your piano, but also your style, preferences and space. See how he helped Maureen choose a piano in the video below.

Shawn's wealth of knowledge about vintage pianos, as well as new pianos, ensures that you will have an instrument that meets your needs and gives you a long term investment you can enjoy for many years.