Shawn Hoar, owner of Shawn’s Piano, and one of the country’s formost experts on piano restoration will speak at this year’s NEECSO conference in Nashua, New Hampshire. Attendees can follow a “soup to nuts” restoration of a vintage Steinway grand as Shawn walks through the process in his rebuilding shop. Included will be a plethora of tools, technology, jigs, fixtures, and cabinet restoration. For more information on the conference, visit the Piano Technicians Guild web site.