Musical Instruments for Sale in Athens, OH

Comprehensive list of Athens, Ohio based musical instrument shops offering new & used guitars, pianos, percussion, string, woodwind instruments for sale.

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For 41 years we've supplied the world's instrument makers and repair shops from right here in Athens, Ohio. We provide the widest range of innovative lutherie tools, parts, books and videos available, all backed by our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee! 1 Understring Radius Gauges Setting bridge saddle height is fast, easy and accurate with these unique stainless steel understring radius gauges.


We have been servicing the southeastern Ohio region from the same Athens location since 1971. We supply musical instruments, accessories, lessons, and repairs. We serve as a hub for local musicians, and as a ticket outlet for local venues such as Fur Peace Ranch and Stuart's Opera House. Our 100+ year old oak floors, plaster walls, and 17 foot ceiling are a step back in time.


Bobs Music is proud to provide the DR line of handmade premium strings. We now carry the G&L Tribute line of Guitars. For sound reinforcement we carry Yorkville, Yamaha, and Kustom. Our Acoustic guitar brands include Yamaha, Takamine, Ovation, Tanglewood, and more! We carry many brands of amplifiers and guitars.



We carry a complete line of used and new instruments. We specialize in stringed instrument sales, repairs and lessons in all styles. We specilize in sound system rental and sound system installation. Third Street Music's Teaching Staff are in house Monday through Friday providing music lessons in all styles for most stringed instruments. Music lessons and Recording Studio by appointment.


Sweetman Music started as a facility dedicated strictly to band instrument repair. The business instantly flourished because of the high-quality repairs at reasonable prices, the guaranteed one week return of repaired instruments, and the firm's care to detail.


Dan and Judy Childers began the business in 1969 situated in downtown Portsmouth originally named Childers Piano and Organ. Within a year or two, guitars, amplifiers and sound systems were added and they became known as Childers Music Center. Childers has been southern Ohio's premier music store and is still managed by the family.


We currently have the equipment, place and teachers to get you began. We HAVE MOVED both stores to a new location in Grove City. The new address is 2068 Stringtown Rd. It is in the strip mall behind the Wallgreen's. The purpose of our move is to have more teaching rooms. We are very excited about the move! One half hour per week with an expert teacher.

  • The staff was helpful and they have a good array of instruments. Ample parking and close

We sell selected vintage and used fretted instruments. We supply an range of strings and accessories. We build solid body electric guitars custom suited to the personal. We are situated in Columbus, Ohio just NW of downtown near the cites of Grandview, Upper Arlington, and Marble Cliff.