Used Pianos

Used Pianos

Rick Jones Pianos, in Beltsville, MD, claims to be the coolest piano shop on the planet.  It just may be. There you’ll find a warehouse filled with a phenomenal selection of used Yamaha and Kawai pianos.  You can typically find some Steinways, too. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and welcoming. You’ll be greeted by a sign when you walk in that says ‘Please touch everything’.  It’s simply a fabulous place to play many pianos side by side, and to cultivate a sense of what appeals to you in terms of piano sound and touch. If you’re in the used piano market, Rick Jones Pianos is worth the drive.
Rick Jones Pianos

Rick Jones Pianos

5209 Holland Dr
Beltsville, MD 20705
301-937-4900
www.rickjonespianos.com

The Piano Book by Larry Fine

All piano owners and would be piano owners should have this on their shelf. It covers the fascinating basics of how a piano works, invaluable tips for buying new or used pianos, an indispensable consumer’s guide to pianos by make, and essential information on piano moving, storage, and care. Whether you are new to the piano or have been playing for years, this book offers something for you. This book serves as the antidote to the volumes of misinformation out there about pianos and their care. It is accurate, accessible, and engaging. As Keith Jarrett writes in the forward, “…for those of you who are truly interested in buying a piano to make music on…(or in learning about the piano you already have), The Piano Book is the most comprehensive and helpful guide to the mysteries of the piano, and how to buy one, yet published. It ought to be on your bookshelf.”