Exclusive Yamaha Authorized Dealer

Carpenter’s Music World is Northern Nevada’s only authorized dealer for Yamaha pianos and keyboards!

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!


Clavinova Festival

The Clavinova Festival is back! Don’t miss this great family-friendly event. Join Carpenter’s Music World and Yamaha in a day full of fun and excitement. Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 10:00AM to 5:30 PM The Drawing of Prices ends the festival at 5:30 PM Fun Prizes Excitement Unique Opportunity


Potentialist Workshop Pianos Locations

Click Here to View Locations


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. If you would like to learn more about how Wendell came to own the store, and how one happenstance meeting changed the course of Wendell and Linda’s lives forever, check out Wendell’s bio.


Why Choose Us?

We specialize in pianos and offer wide range of 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. From adults to adolescents, Carpenter’s Music World will pair you with the right instructor, at the right price, guaranteed.



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.

Learn More



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.

Learn More


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.

Learn More


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.

Learn More