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Welcome to Music & Arts in Waco, TX!
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Since opening our first store out of a home in Maryland back in 1952, it’s been our mission at Music & Arts to get people of all ages and backgrounds excited about music. The nation’s most steadfast musical resource, we offer a comprehensive music shopping experience that provides name brand instrument sales, rentals, repairs, accessories, private and group music instruction, books and sheet music to everyone from seasoned professional musicians, to people of all ages learning about music for the very first time. No matter who you are and what you’re doing with music, we’re here to help you thrive.
Welcome to your friendly local music store, Waco, TX! We’re conveniently located at the intersection of I-35 and the TX-340 Loop in the Central Texas Marketplace Shopping Center. You can find us east of Lake Waco and south of the Brazos River.
We’re proud to serve the incredible community here in Waco and the surrounding areas of Hewitt, Robinson, Woodway, Hallsburg, Beverly Hills, Willow Grove, China Spring, Rock Creek, Elm Mott, Lacy Lakeview, Belmead, Axtell, Hallsburg, Riesel, Perry and more!
Need a last minute instrument repair before your next show? Our repair team is here to help! Whether you need your guitar restrung or a crack repaired on an upright bass, we have the expertise needed to get the job done right quickly and affordably. We’re here to help you focus on what’s most important––playing music!
For over sixty five years, Music & Arts has been partnering with local music education programs to provide instrument rentals, repairs, accessories, books, and sheet music to music students across the nation. Our Waco location proudly serves the following local schools:
Bosqueville High School, Bosqueville Middle School, Brazos Middle School, Cesar Chavez Middle School, Chavez Middle School, Connally High School, G.W. Carver Academy, La Vega High School, Lake Air Middle School, Midway High School, Tennyson Middle School, University High School, University Middle School and Waco High School.
You might not realize it, but Waco is a great place to get started in music if you’re a young ambitious songwriter. Everyone from David Crowder to country legend Hank Thompson got their start in Waco, and you can too with some private lessons taught here in our store! Whether you’re completely new to music or have been playing an instrument for decades, our incredible teaching staff has the tools, expertise and passion to help you succeed.
Let the Music & Arts store here in Waco be the last stop before you take the stage, whether you’re about to set off on a national tour or are just playing locally here at a venue like the Brazos Theater. With everything from instrument sales, rentals, repairs and a selection of all the books and sheet music you could ever want, we’re here to help you shine on stage. Break a leg up there!
MORE ABOUT MUSIC & ARTS
Since we opened our first store back in 1952, we’ve been owned and operated by the same family. With over one hundred and fifty locations nationwide, we’ve grown and changed quite a bit since our humble beginning, but we’ve never lost focus on the many local communities we serve. Now, the nation’s leading provider of instruments, rentals and repairs, we’ve built our growth and success on the unshakable relationships we’ve formed with parents, students, music educators and musicians over the past six decades. Come visit our Waco location today! We can’t wait to meet you!
Abbott, Aquilla, Avalon, Axtell, Blooming Grove, Blum, Bosqueville, Buffalo, Bynum, Centerville, Cesar Chavez, China Spring, Clifton, Connally, Coolidge, Cooperas Cove, Corsicana, Covington, Cranfills Gap, Crawford, Dawson, Dew, Ennis, Evant, Fairfield, Ferris, Frost, Gatesville, Gholson, Glen Rose, Godly, Grandview, Groesbeck, GW Carver, Hallsburg, Hamilton, Hico, Hillsboro, Hubbard, Indian Spring, Iredell, Italy, Jonesboro, Keene,Kerens, Kopperl, La Vega, Lake Air Montessori, Leon, Lorena, Madisonville, Malone, Mart, McGregor, Meridian, Mexia, Midway, Mildred, Milford, Morgan, Mount Calm, Normangee, North Zulch, Oakwood, Oglesby, Palmer, Penelope, Rice, Riesel, Rio Vista, Robinson, SC Lee, Teague, Tennyson, University High School, Valley Mills, Waco High School, Walnut Springs, West, Whitney, Wortham.
Lesson Open House | June 21-23
Come to our Lesson Open House weekend June 21-23! We are opening the doors of every store location* and inviting students, parents, musicians, educators to check out the Lesson Studio at Music & Arts.
To celebrate Make Music Day, Music & Arts if offering Open Mic Nights nationwide at our retail locations! Students, parents, musicians, and educators are welcome. All are welcome to perform or to stop by and enjoy free live music. On Saturday, check out our free beginner guitar classes at 11 AM and 1 PM. No guitar? No problem. Borrow one from us at no charge for the class! Plus, during the Lesson Open House weekend only, get a FREE Fender or Laurel Canyon guitar* when you sign up for lessons! Choose from either a Fender electric guitar or a Lauren Canyon full size acoustic guitar, 3/4 guitar or ukuele. If piano is more your style, sign up for lessons and get $150 off select Casio digital pianos*. Our university-trained, background-checked lesson instructors are available all weekend to meet you. Click here to RSVP!
*Excludes non-lesson locations: San Antonio, TX; Lubbock, TX; Amarillo, TX; Monroe, NY; Mamaroneck, NY; Greenwich, CT; Ridgewood, NJ; Belton, TX; Copperas Cove, TX; Harker Heights, TX. Offers valid 6/21/19-6/23/19 in-store only on in-stock product WHILE SUPPLIES LAST. *Free guitar (choose from Laurel Canyon items 196896, 196901, 196909 or Fender Squier Bullet 1432284 or 1159172) with purchase of one month of lessons, EZ Pay, and lesson sign-up fee at Music & Arts. *Or $150 off select Casio digital pianos (choose from 1488964 or 1488962) with purchase of one month of lessons, EZ Pay, and lesson sign-up fee at Music & Arts. Offers valid in stores only at Music & Arts locations with lesson service. 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.