Music Shops in Reading

Music Shops in Reading

Piano Lessons Reading are pleased to offer our students as well as any visitors to our website information about some of the local music/piano stores in and around Reading to help them start their search. Below you can read about some of these stores and access their website by clicking on the name headings. You can also find a local piano tuner's details below as well towards the end of the article.

Hickies - Reading

Hickies is a music store situated right in the town centre of Reading making it easily accessible from all Reading bus routes and only a 5 minutes walk from the main train station. In this conveniently places store is Reading's oldest music store and their product range is not just limited to Pianos and instruments. They also deal with accessories, DVDs, Books and equipment repair.

Hickies have recently launched an online website/store as well, giving people the opportunity to order and browse all available stock online. Being that Hickies is the oldest music store in Reading you can expect to be served by experienced staff that can give you the best information. If you are looking for equipment it is definitely worth looking at Hickies either online or popping in store. Below you can find their address and phone number and above a link to their website.

Address: 153 Friar Street, Reading, RG1 1HE

Telephone: 0118 9575771

Ben Wheeler Pianos

Ben Wheeler Pianos are the Piano specials! Offering pianos for sale, piano removals, display showrooms (these are located in Tadley), restoration and repair. Although the piano showrooms are outside of Reading, the other services they offer do apply to all areas nearby including Reading, Basingstoke and Newbury. If you are looking to repair a piano or for removals, it is worth getting in contact with Ben Wheeler for a quote. Alternatively, you can browse the website for products on sale and/or book an appointment to attend one of the showroom events.

The address for the showrooms can be found below as well as a contact number for Ben Wheeler Pianos. Above a link to their website is also available with information about the business and services on offer. Showroom bookings can also be done through the website.

Showroom for used upright and digital pianos: Beach's Crescent, Little London, Tadley, RG26 5ER

Showroom for new upright and grand pianos: 1A, Ash Park Business Centre, Ash Lane, Little London, Tadley, RG26 5EL

Telephone: 01256 477198

Sheargolds Music

Sheargolds music is also based outside of Reading but it is still easy to get to as it's not too far from the Maidenhead station. Although the store does sell guitars and music accessories, they specialize in pianos offering a wide range of products suitable for all customers. Notable services include: renting and selling pianos of all kind including grand pianos, piano removals, sheet music and piano repairs.

Sheargolds supply pianos to Berkshire and Surrey and take pride in the fact that are a successful family run business with an immense amount of experience having been established in 1870! So you can expect to find the answers to your questions and advice on equipment both in-store and online using their website which can be found above. Below is the address and telephone for their Maidenhead branch.

Address: 53, King Street, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 1DU

Telephone: 01628 771400

Piano Mart

Piano Mart is a piano sales company who offer repairs as well. Their online store sells second-hand pianos delivering them to a wide range of locations such as Berkshire, Hampshire and Wokingham. Prices range from under £500 to some above £2000 and stocks are updated regularly so chances are you could find yourself a bargain here making it worth a visit. This is a relatively new business run by the owner and founder who has a lot of experience with pianos and each piano put on sale is chosen carefully.

The showroom is not limited to any specific opening hours so it might be worth getting in touch with Piano Mart and working out a time to visit if you are looking for pianos. The website can offer lots more information about the business and the products as well as detailed directions to the showroom and different contact methods. Below you will find the showroom address and main telephone.

Address: Pianomart Ltd, Brunninghams Farm, Heath Ride, Finchampstead, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3QJ

Telephone: 01344 301928

John Dale Pianos

John Dale is a full time, qualified Piano Tuner and Technician serving a wide area around Reading. He has spent over ten years working professionally in the piano trade and has worked for companies in Portsmouth, London and Dubai.

John offers standard tunings, pitch raises and concert tunings, repairs, regulation, voicing and toning, and case repair. Free impartial advice on purchasing a piano is available as well.

Telephone: 07969 075790

What I can offer

We can teach students from complete beginners to more advanced students, enabling them to play the songs that they are passionate about. I can teach classical, jazz or rock and pop piano - from Rachmaninov to Elton John and everything in between, ensuring that our lessons are fun and enaging. I teach from a central Reading location, with easy access from public transport and by car.

If you are interested in booking your first lesson, or simply to find out more about my piano lessons, don't hesitate to get in touch!

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