378 Kelly Road Vernon, CT 06066-3900
Phone: 860-648-9178
Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Store Services

Blog Archives

06/27/2018 - Open House Success
06/12/2018 - HORNS O PLENTY
03/15/2018 - OPEN MIC NIGHT
11/26/2016 - Black friday weekend

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

Meet The Experts

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Retail Associate

Hi there, My name is Luke and I reside here in the fine town of Vernon. I've played guitar for over ten years and enjoy listening...
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Retail Manager - N

I have been a musician for over 27 years and proudly representing Music & Arts for 18 years. With a vast array...
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Retail Sales Associate

Hi i'm Josh, im currently a student at Full Sail University for a degree in Audio Production. I have great knowledge in how to...
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Senior Sales Associate

Hey, I'm Connor of Music and Arts in Vernon, CT. You may know me from my work as that anonymous guy from that public place...

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Get to Know Music & Arts, Vernon

Welcome to Music & Arts Vernon, CT

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Here at Music & Arts, we’re on a mission to connect people of every age, interest and background with the power of music. With over 150 locations across America, we’re proud to be the nation’s most trusted musical resource. We serve students, parents, music educators and musicians of every stripe with a one-stop shopping experience that offers name brand instruments and music accessories, rentals, repairs, a wide assortment of books and sheet music and phenomenal music instruction. No matter where you find yourself in the world of music, you’re always welcome here at Music & Arts!

Welcome to your friendly local music store, Vernon, CT! You can find us on the northwest corner of I-84 and the Hartford Turnpike in the Center at Vernon Circle Shopping Center. We’re a short walk away from the Hop River State Park Trail and the Tankerhoosen River.

We’re honored to serve the good people of Vernon and the surrounding areas of Bolton, Manchester, East Manchester, Hartford, Windsor, South Windsor, Tolland, Coventry, Andover, Columbia, Addison and more!

Music & Arts is deeply invested in music education. That’s why we partner with local music programs in schools nationwide to deliver instruments, music accessories and sheet music to America’s music students. Our Vernon location proudly serves the following local schools:

Center Road Vernon, Eli Terry South Windsor, Hall Memorial Willington, Keeney Street Manchester, Maple Street Vernon, Skinner Rd. Vernon, Tolland Middle, Tolland Int., Robertson Elementary Manchester, Hebron Elem, Captain Nathan Hale Coventry, ST. James, Ashford Elementary, Prudence Crandall Elementary, Windermere Elementary Ellington, Two Rivers Magnet East Hartford, Stafford Elementary, Philip R. Smith Elementary South Windsor, Northeast Elementary Vernon, Hebron Elementary, Assumption School Campus and more!

Can’t take home the instrument you want today? Check out the Music & Arts layaway program! For no additional cost, we’ll set aside the instrument for you to pick up at a later date. Our layaway program is the perfect solution for everyone from families making music purchases on a tight budget to those who want to keep big-box gift items a secret until just the right moment. Speak to a sales associate today to learn about layaway payment options. Bring the joy of music into your home with the layaway program from Music & Arts!

Did you know that Gene Pitney, a singer now in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is from Vernon? If you’ve got big dreams of being in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame someday, check out our private music lessons! Learn guitar, bass, drums or an orchestral instrument from one of our university-trained teachers!

Gearing up to perform at the Vernon Summer Concert Series this year? Let us help you get ready for the show! With an expert repair and maintenance team on staff and more music accessories than you could shake a stick at, we’re here to be your last stop before you take the stage.


Founded in a Bethesda, Maryland home back in 1952, we’re now the nation’s leading provider of music lessons, instrument sales, rentals and repairs. Our remarkable story of growth has everything to do with the unshakable relationships we’ve formed in the many local communities we serve over the decades. With over 150 locations nationwide, we’ve grown leaps and bounds over the years, but we’ve never lost sight of music’s profound impact on a personal level. Stop in and see us at our Vernon location today!