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We carry a great variety of acoustic and electric guitars. Our music instrument store has some of the best prices in all of Los Angeles. All at great prices for beginner players, great choices for intermediate and advance players, and some items from a vintage selection. We can also help sell your instrument by consigning with us and can do repairs and set ups at competitive prices. Check our online store or come on by and check our music school and our store's musical selection. Our music store is located in West Hills, close to Canoga Park. Come in today and strum a guitar, try a few pedals or a new amp!



Our music school has a great staff of teachers, some of the best in Los Angeles. They will inspire you to play music. All lessons are one on one taught in our studios in West Hills, inside our music store. Offering lessons on Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, Vocals, Ukulele, Violin, and more.

Our goal is to get you playing your favorite music in just a few weeks.  

Being a music instrument store means we may have your first instrument, your new addition, or one you may have never seen before. Instruments + lessons = winning combination!



The Guitar Merchant Venue features live music weekly with live shows on the weekend,  Open Mic every Wednesday night where you take the stage and perform.  Our Venue is available for private parties,  special events, video shoots and more. Venue is located in back of the music store. It's a great place to spend your Wednesday night in Los Angeles. Conveniently located in West Hills, there are many food shops around.

This Week at Guitar Merchant Live Music Venue

Wednesday, Sept 18th, Open Mic, bring your guitar or play our piano

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Saturday, Sept 21st, 7pm Marcienne, Roger Haferkamp, Joel Amromin

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Book the Guitar Merchant Venue for your event, or play one of our weekend shows, email us for info

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Large Selection of Ukuleles

Ukuleles come in 4 sizes, the smallest and most common is the Soprano, next up is the concert which in tuned and plays the same but with a bigger body, then the Tenor which agan is a larger body then the Soprano and Concert.  The largest is the Baritione uke which is tuned differently.   All ukes have their own sound and feel.  We invite you to come in and strum the ukues and discover the ukulele that connects with you.   Our Ukuleles start at $39.95  



All Ukulele's On Sale . Check out our large selection of Kala brand ukuleles, featuring woods like: Koa, ebony, spruce, mahogany, cedar, and more! We also carry the popular short  scale bass, Ubass IT'S ONE OF ITS KIND! Play it acoustic or plug it in and have it sound like a stand up bass! Ask about it today!



Guitar Merchant started its humble beginnings in 1999 as an internet site, selling guitars. 20 years later, we sell and service guitars, do lessons, and have a live music venue. Thanks for everyone that has supported Guitar Merchant since 1999!