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We give over 70 lessons per week here at the Hurst location. We have well-qualified teachers that are background checked and certified to teach! You can see a list of our qualified teachers as well as their educational history by clicking the Lesson Instructors tab above.
We have accessories for band and orchestra instruments, as well as combo instruments. If you need drum heads, drum sticks, guitar strings, tuners, metronomes, microphones, guitar pedals, valve oil, slide grease, reeds, ligatures, mouthpieces, care kit items, or some general maintenance tips, we're the place for you!
We proudly support local schools from the following districts, but are very happy to help students from any program:
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD
Fort Worth ISD
Applied Learning Academy
Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts
Fort Worth Country Day
International Leadership of Texas
Southwest Christian School
Trinity Christian Academy
TCU (Go Frogs!)
Thanks for visiting the Hurst Music & Arts, your new home store for all things musical! We are here to help you with ALL of your music needs! Here at Music & Arts, we specialize in instrument rentals, repairs, instrument sales, and accessories. Come to our store and we guarantee good times, great experiences, and the lowest prices! We will be the ones standing inside with smiles on, you can’t miss us! We look forward to seeing you!
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