Here is What We Offer

Music Lessons

  We offer music lessons to students of all ages and ability levels. We teach all of our younger students to read music, as this enhances their musical abilities and allows them to play in school settings, as well. (Adults can opt out of learning to read music if they prefer) 

Instruments for Sale

We offer most instruments for sale from guitars, violins flutes, clarinets.

They are teacher approved and ready to go! We can also special order just about any others!

Instruments for Rent

 We have affordable musical instruments 

rentals available for the school year

We offer rentals for most instruments:

Violins, Trumpets, Clarinets, Flutes, Saxophones ( tenor, alto and soprano), Bell kits, Snare drums, Trombones, cellos 

Books & Accessories

  We have the instruction books used by most of the local schools in the area, as well as a selection of other music books.  We can also special order any books if we do not have them in stock. We also have a wide variety of instrument accessories 

Repairs & Tuning

 We repair most instruments and will give a free estimate before any work is done

If we are unable to repair an instrument, we will try to refer you  to someone else.

Free guitar or bass tuning anytime, just stop in!! 

Special Orders

We can special order most instruments and accessories though our many vendors and are happy to do so for our customers. Most items available within a 3 to 5 day period.

Please call 203-288-5647 for more info 


Family Music Center

1396 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514, US

(203) 288-5647


Open today

12:00 pm – 07:00 pm

Monday through Friday 

12:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Saturday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm   

Sunday: Closed