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Welcome to Carpenter’s Music World

Carpenter’s Music World is a full-service music store in Reno, NV. We carry a full range of new and used pianos, band and orchestra instruments, guitars, sheet music and more. Our instrument rental program is perfect for budding musicians, and if you’re looking for private instruction, we have excellent teachers that will help you unlock your musical potential, regardless of your current skill level!

Come in and find out why Carpenter’s Music World has been serving Northern Nevada and California for 50 years!

Who are we?

Carpenter’s Music World has been serving the area for 50 years! Our store was opened as C&M Music Center in 1967 by Wendell Carpenter and Calvin McBride. Wendell still owns the store today. If you would like to learn more about how Wendell came to own the store, and how one happen stance meeting changed the course of Wendell and Linda’s lives forever, check out Wendell’s bio.

Why Choose Us?

We specialize in pianos, carrying a wide range of models from inexpensive used pianos to concert quality grands. We also have instrument rentals available for school band and orchestra programs, as well as private instruction options.


We have the area’s largest selection of new and used pianos. Our showroom features new pianos from Yamaha, Bluthner, Pearl River and more! We have pianos to satisfy every budget.

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Whether you’re a budding musician who needs an instrument for school or a pianist who’s saving up for the concert grand, we have a great rental program to meet your needs.


We offer a full range of services, including piano tuning and repair, moving and instrument rentals. We also service and repair guitars and band and orchestra instruments.

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We offer instruction for a wide range of instruments, including piano, guitar, woodwind, brass and string instruments. Our teachers are professionally trained and will help you meet your personal goals.

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