El Centro CA

1470 W State Street 3 EL CENTRO, CA 92243
Phone: 760-352-3363
Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Due to space limitations, El Centro CA does not offer lessons. Please check our locations directory for another store near you which may offer lessons.

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Retail Manager - N
Expertise: Accessories, Brass, Woodwinds, Woodwind Accessories, Brass Accessories, Marching Band Accessories, Guitar

Hi! My name is Crystal, and I am proud to be your Music & Arts El Centro store manager. It is so exciting to be able to offer...
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Senior Sales Associate
Expertise: Orchestral Strings, Woodwinds, Woodwind Accessories, Orchestral Strings Accessories, Violins, Violas, Cellos, Double Basses, Print Music, Books, Sheet Music & Media, Concert Percussion, Keyboards, Percussion, Clarinets, Saxophones, Trumpets, Trombones, Tubas, French Horns
Areas of Instruction: Viola, Violin, Cello, String Bass

Greetings!       My name is David and I am 31 years old. I joined the Music and Arts...

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Get to Know Music & Arts, El Centro CA

Welcome to Music & Arts El Centro!

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The nation’s most trusted one-stop music shop, we offer name brand instrument and music accessory sales, books, sheet music, instrument repairs, rentals and incredible private and group instruction for students of every age and interest.

We’re conveniently located in the heart of El Centro off Imperial Avenue, between Main St & State St. You can find us just a short walk away from The Valley Plaza, Starbucks, and Central Union High School. We proudly serve the wonderful community here in El Centro and the surrounding areas of Seeley, Heber, Imperial, Calexico, Holtville, Calipatria, Brawley, and more! We are currently serving the following school districts:

Calipatria Unified School District

Brawley Union High School District

Brawley Elementary School District

Imperial Unified School District

El Centro Elementary School District

Central Union High School District

Heber Elementary School District

Seeley Union School District

McCabe Union Elementary School District

Holtville Unified School District

Calexico Unified School District


Our talented teaching staff is professionally trained and has experience teaching a variety of instruments and styles to students of all ages and backgrounds. So whether you’re looking for awesome lessons for your kids, or are an old timer interested in learning some new musical tricks, our teachers are up to the task!


Among the many services that Music & Arts provides, our rental program is another major building block to a lifelong relationship with music. Music & Arts provides a Rental Program to ensure that the student will absolutely love their instrument. Our Rent-To-Own program has many opportunities for students and parents, including maintenance and repairs, chances for exchanges and upgrades, and a no-haggle return policy. Click here for more information regarding our rental program.


Need to get some repairs done to your instrument? Whether it's a guitar restring or cracked violin, our repair team is here to help! At the El Centro location, our repair staff has the ability to do most minor to intermediate repairs on guitars, various stringed instruments, brass, and woodwinds. If you're looking for an overhaul or other major repairs, our Repair Shop, located in Anaheim, California, has the best and certified technicians. Our shop also provides a no obligation free repair estimate prior to any work being completed! Click here for more information regarding our repair shop



For over 65 years, it’s been our mission to connect people of all walks of life with whatever resources they need to be successful in music. Founded in a Bethesda, Maryland home in 1952, our company has been owned and operated by the same family since the very beginning. Now the nation’s leading provider of music lessons, instrument sales, rentals and repairs, we credit our remarkable story of growth to the thousands of unshakable relationships we’ve formed with students, parents, teachers, and educators over the past six decades. Visit our El Centro location today! We can’t wait to meet you!