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About Matthew Braidley Pianos

Since 2011, Matthew Braidley Pianos has helped thousands of Utah families reconnect and discover the love of music in their homes. In 2021, Matthew Braidley Johnson opened his first storefront in beautiful American Fork to offer customers the exceptional grand and upright pianos as well as top-notch piano services.

The team at Matthew Braidley Pianos in American Fork
Matthew Braidley playing a gorgeous C. Bechstein concert grand piano.

“If you couldn’t tell, I like pianos. So much so, that I have dedicated my life to helping individuals and families discover their musical potential and develop their talent.”

Meet the team


Matthew Braidley Johnson

As the founder and driving force, Matthew is the vision and drive behind everything at MJ Pianos. His unwavering passion for excellence and meticulous attention to detail has established him as a trusted authority in the piano industry. 

Administrative Assistant 

Kristi Wulfenstein

Kristi’s musical journey started at 4 with the piano and expanded to the violin at 8. She's had diverse experiences performing alongside Dr. Ray Smith, the Bar J Wranglers, Kansas, and more. Today, she's a part of Matthew Braidley Pianos and heads the American Fork Symphony.


Jake Ostler

Since childhood, music has consumed Jake's life. He began playing piano at age five and hasn't missed a day since. A professional musician and composer since his teenage years, he's had incredible musical opportunities. Jake's fervent love for pianos drives his excitement to showcase top brands at MJ Pianos.


Matthew Putnam

Matthew is a highly skilled piano technician with 9+ years of experience in Utah and Colorado. Known for his attention to detail and artful approach, he's regarded as one of the region's best. Matthew resides in Mapleton with his wife and daughter.


Jacob Putnam

Jacob, with 25+ years of experience, services pianos for concert-level performance. He's a certified QRS player system installer and a Registered Piano Technician with the Piano Technicians Guild. Outside work, he enjoys family time, 3D printing, and woodworking.


Stacey Beadle

Stacey absolutely loves everything about the piano industry. She feels blessed to work with the piano technicians, the amazing pianos themselves, the extraordinary piano teachers in the community, and the families who own and play the piano. 


Hailey Mayle

Hailey has played piano for over 20 years. She is passionate about piano and music because of how it can touch people in a way nothing else can. She is currently pursuing a degree in Music Therapy to be able to help heal others with music. 

The brands we trust and love

Our commitment to quality is reflected in our carefully curated selection, featuring brands we wholeheartedly believe in and trust. Whether you're in the market for an upright or a grand piano, you'll find exactly what you're searching for in our store. Don't wait any longer – click on the button below to explore our exquisite collection of pianos now.

grand and upright pianos in American fork

Visit us in person

Our store is nestled right here in the heart of Utah Valley, making it super convenient for you to explore our extensive range of pianos. And guess what? Our amazing team is always ready and eager to assist you with any questions or concerns you might have about pianos. So, come on in and let us help you find the perfect piano for you!

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