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Hello from Music & Arts - Clay, NY
The biggest and best selection of everything musical in Central New York! We're the #1 spot for instrument rentals, instrument sales, accessories, books, music lessons and much more!
The first Music & Arts was located in a small house in Bethesda, MD and run by founder Benjamin O’Brien. When Music & Arts opened its doors in 1952, we offered printed music, music lessons, dance lessons, and art supplies. Ben decided shortly after opening his business that he wanted to focus on music to better serve his customers – a decision that remains intact to this day.
Since the 1990s, Music & Arts has expanded nationwide through organic growth and a series of acquisitions and mergers with other music dealers. In 2005, Music & Arts joined forces with American Music, a division of Guitar Center, to become the largest band and orchestra instrument retailer in the United States.
Still run by the O’Brien family, Music & Arts now comprises close to 500 retail and affiliate locations and over 100 educational representatives nationwide. Now based in Frederick, MD, the company of trained musicians offers friendly service and everything musical for students, parents, and educators, including instruments, lessons, music books and accessories, rentals and repairs.
Music & Arts is designed to provide the most comprehensive offerings for student musicians and music educators. Our goal is to create the best possible multichannel experience for our customers. As a result of this, Music & Arts has earned notoriety as:
- The nation’s largest lesson provider, with over 1.25 Million private lessons taught each year
- The largest provider of instrument rentals, with more than 200,000 instruments rented annually
- The largest school music dealer, serving more than 5000 schools nationwide
- The largest fleet of outbound salespeople, with over 100 educational representatives visiting schools
- The largest provider of B&O repair services, with more than 75 repair shops in service across the country
Our Vision: To excite people about playing music, teaching music, and supporting musicians and their passion for music
Our Mission: To be the music retailer of choice for student musicians and music educators
The local schools that we service: Fabius-Pompey, Lafayette, Tully, Syracuse City, Faith Heritage, Indian River, Mexico, Fulton, Thousand Islands, Cicero-North Syracuse, Central Square, Solvay, East Syracuse-Minoa, Fayetteville-Manlius, Jamesville-Dewitt, Manlius-Pebble Hill, Chittenango, Cazenovia, Christian Brothers Academy, Bishop Grimes, Skaneateles, Marcellus, Union Springs, Jordan-Elbridge, Moravia, Weedsport, Onondaga Central, Port Byron, Baldwinsville, West Genesee, Westhill, Phoenix, New Hartford, Whitesboro, Liverpool, Syracuse and Vernon-Verona-Sherrill
At Music and Arts in Clay we offer music lessons for all ages and all levels on most all instruments that include but not limited to:
Guitar Lessons, Piano Lessons, Drum (Drumset) Lessons; Flute Lessons; Clarinet Lessons; Alto Sax Lessons; Trumpet Lessons; Trombone Lessons; Banjo Lessons; Ukulele Lessons. Check out our lesson teacher links!
We also offer at least 4 student showcases/recitals per year many taking place at CNY Jazz in Syracuse NY.
Our lesson teachers offer private instruction to students in the Syracuse area including Liverpool, Baldwinsville, North Syracuse, East Syracuse, Central Square, Jamesville Dewitt, Mexico to name a few!
MUSIC TEACHING OPPORTUNITIES:
Are you an experienced, fun and energetic Music Teacher?
Would you like the opportunity to?
- Teach flexible hours?
- Set your own rate?
- Create your own curriculum?
- Earn commissions?
- Have a team help promote you and recruit students?
- Work in a fun environment with all your teaching needs right there for student access?
If you love to teach students the fun about playing an instrument, are able to work independently, and have ability to pass a criminal background check, Music & Arts wants you!
Please reply to this ad with your resume and contact information or email us at email@example.com or call us at (315) 409-0901!
NOTHING BEATS GETTING A DEAL!
That’s why Music & Arts is proud to share our best Black Friday coupons ever. We are an authorized dealer on the biggest brand names so you can score competitive pricing on keyboards, digital pianos, electronic drums, acoustic drum kits, acoustic and electric guitars from Fender, Epiphone, Yamaha, Williams, Casio, Verve, Simmons, Pearl, Cordoba, and more. Plus, we’ll help you cross stocking stuffers off your list! There are limited time offers on your favorite reeds from D’Addario Reserve, Vandoren, and Giardinelli, as well as strings, music stands, mutes, mouthpieces, sticks, tuners and more. We know your life is busy so we grouped our stocking stuffers into easy buckets of $25 or less and $50 or less. Don’t see what you are looking for? We have the largest warehouse in the country. Ask our store associates about free shipping.
SHOPPING FOR OTHERS ON BLACK FRIDAY?
Let our store associates be your expert consultants. We can guide you throughout your purchase process and provide convenient solutions like free layaway and 0% financing. Our 30-day price match policy called Guaranteed Lowest Price (GLP) will give you confidence in our pricing. Our prices are aggressive enough to beat Amazon.com! Seriously. Learn more about GLP at www.MusicArts.com/GLP.
Come take advantage of Black Friday level deals a whole week early! From 11/17 - 11/26, we are offering 20% off on purchases $199 or more (see exclusions) along with some of the best Black Friday pricing we've ever had. If you don't see what you're looking for in store, ask an employee about our free shipping home.
Sign up for one month of lessons and receive a FREE GUITAR* with purchase.
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**Offer valid 11/24/17-11/26/17 in-store only on in-stock product while supplies last. Free Laurel Canyon (196896, 1332160, 196901, 196909) with purchase of one month of lessons, EZ Pay, and lesson sign up fee at Music & Arts. Valid in stores only at Music & Arts locations with lesson service (excludes San Antonio, TX; Paramus, NJ; Monroe, NY; Mamaroneck, NY). Coupon is non-transferable. Not valid with other coupons or existing lesson accounts or purchases. One coupon per customer. For questions, see Store Associate for details
Join us at our Winter Upgrade Your Sound event! This event will be catering to our rental customers that would like to take advantage of their rental equity. We will have many student level instruments as well as select intermediate, or "Step-Up" instruments that you can use 100% of your rental equity towards purchaing.
Not only will we have a boost in inventory, but we will also be offering our special financing for balances over $199. For qualified customers, we are offering 0% interest financing over 18 months with *$0 down. Please come take advantage of this awesome event.
RSVP by calling the Clay store at (315) 409-0901, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
TEACHER APPRECIATION DAY!
The first Monday of every month is Teacher Appreciation Day. Educators save 30% on sheet music & books in-store and online.*
SHOP OUR ONLINE SELECTION OF
SHEET MUSIC & BOOKS!
QUESTIONS? Visit our Educator FAQ page
* See associate for details on qualifying for discount.