Founded over 50 years ago, Pearl River Piano is the world's largest producer of Pianos. The company's factories are in Guangzhou (pronounced "Gwon-Joe"), and the main plant is the world's largest of it's kind. Pearl River also manufactures the "Essex" line of pianos for Steinway. Pearl River also produced pianos with Yamaha in China for many years in a joint venture factory they owned together. This factory is now owned 100% by Pearl River. Pearl River also builds the Ritmuller line of performance pianos, which outside of the USA bears the name Kaiserburg.
Pearl River's mission is to provide the industry's highest quality instruments at affordable prices while being dedicated in meaningful ways to the development and advancement of music and piano education.