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Welcome to Music & Arts | Chesapeake
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For over 65 years, Music & Arts has been connecting students, parents, music educators and musicians of every age and background with the tools they need to be successful in music. From excellent private and group music instruction to instrument sales, rentals and repairs, we offer our customers a one-stop music shopping experience in 150 locations nationwide. No matter what you’re doing in the world of music, we’re here to serve you!
Chesapeake, VA, welcome to your friendly local music store! Music & Arts has serviced the musical needs of students, teachers, and professional musicians in Chesapeake, Virginia Beach, Suffolk, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Isle of Wight and Northeastern North Carolina for over 20 years. Located in the Greenbrier area of Chesapeake, we specialize in instrument rentals and sales, music lessons, instrument repairs, accessories sales and offer the area’s largest selection of sheet music.
We’re located just off of I-64 and the Greenbrier Parkway in the Crossroads Shopping Center. You can find us just to the east of the Elizabeth River and to the north of Oak Grove Lake Park and Chesapeake City Park. In addition to the wonderful community of Chesapeake, we also serve the surrounding areas of Greenbrier East, South Norfolk, Berkley, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Ghent, Janaf, Military Circle, Salem, Princess Anne, Woodhouse Corner, Pungo, Albemarle Acres, Great Bridge and more!
Since 1965, we’ve partnered with local music programs to provide instruments, music accessories and sheet music to students across the nation. We proudly serve the following local schools:
Atlantic Shores Private School, Blair Middle School, Booker T. Washington High School, Brandon Middle School, Butts Road Intermediate School, Camelot Elementary School, G.W. Carver Elementary School, Cedar Road Elementary School, Centerville Elementary School, Central Middle School, E.W. Chittum Elementary School, Crestwood Middle School, Crestwood Intermediate School, Currituck County Middle School, Currituck County High School, Deep Creek High School, Deep Creek Middle School, Deep Creek Elementary School, Deep Creek Central Elementary School, Forest Glen Middle School, Granby High School, Great Bridge High School, Great Bridge Middle School, Grassfield High School, Grassfield Elementary School, Great Hope Baptist School, Greenbrier Christian School, Greenbrier Middle School, Greenbrier Intermediate School, Hickory Elementary School, Hickory Middle School, Hickory High School, Hugo Owens Middle School, Indian River Middle School, Indian River High School, Jolliff Middle School, John F. Kennedy Middle School, Kings Fork Middle School, Kings Fork High School, Lakeland High School, Thurgood Marshall Elementary School, Maury High School, Meherrin Elementary School, Moyock Middle School, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy, I.C. Norcom High School, Norfolk Academy, Norfolk Christian School, Norfolk State University, Old Dominion University, Old Donation Center, Oscar Smith Middle School, Oscar Smith High School, Portsmouth Christian School, Sparrow Road Intermediate School, Southeastern Elementary School, Southwestern Elementary School, Tallwood High School, Tallwood Elementary School, G.A. Treakle Elementary School, Truitt Intermediate School, Georgie D. Tyler Middle School, Tidewater Adventist Academy, Virginia Wesleyan College, Western Branch High School, Western Branch Middle School, Windsor High School, John Yeates Middle School, plus numerous Home School Music cooperatives and programs.
Want to play the sax and tour with Bruce Springsteen like Clarence Clemons did? Well, the famous late musician got his start right here in Chesapeake, and you can too with some private saxophone lessons taught right here in our store! With a combined decades of experience teaching everything from sax, guitar and keys to music theory and songwriting to children and adults, we offer incredible lessons to people of all ages, backgrounds and interests.
Whether you’re getting ready for a string quartet wedding gig at the Greenbrier Country Club or a coffeehouse gig with your folk band, let Music & Arts help you get ready for your performance! We offer everything from instrument repair and maintenance to a massive selection of music accessories to sheet music, we’re here to get you everything you need to be successful on stage.
More About Music & Arts
Since opening our first store back in 1952, we’ve been owned and operated by the same family, and our values mean everything to us. We’ve gotten pretty big––we’re now the nation’s largest provider of private music lessons, band and orchestral instrument sales, rentals and repairs––but we’ve never lost sight of music’s profound impact on the lives in the the communities we serve. No matter what you’re doing in the world of music, we’re here to serve you. Want to see what we’re all about? Come check out our Chesapeake location today and see for yourself! Our friendly staff will be happy to meet you.
You are invited to an Upgrade Your Sound event near you! At these events you will experience the LARGEST assortment of band and orchestral instruments to play test. Instrument specialists will be on hand to help you select the right instrument for you- at a price that you will love.
HORNS OF PLENTY
- Experience the LARGEST assortment of brass and woodwind instruments around!
- Take advantage of our AMAZING discounts and 0% financing for up to 36-months available!
- Meet with on-site instrument specialists from your favorite brands like Yamaha, Bach, Conn-Selmer, Buffet, Fox, Vandoren, Rico and more!
- Looking for something unique? Request it when you RSVP and we will work to get it there for you!
Come in for our all level acoustic jam. Dust off that old guitar, banjo, ukulele, or mandolin and play some tunes!