Waterford

907 Hartford Turnpike Suite E11 Waterford, CT 06385-4268
Phone: 860-442-8884
Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Store Services

Free Guitar and Ukulele Workshops all fall!

STORE Blog

Free Guitar and Ukulele Workshops all fall!

by Elaine
Join us for our free guitar workshops run by our very own guitar teacher Lou Valentino. Lou has been teaching students of all ages for over 25 years in the New England area. This class is for beginners and intermediate players for guitar and ukulele. Students will learn a few chords, introduction to Travis picking, rhythm patterns, and how a capo works. What is a capo? Why do artists use a capo? You will... View More

Bathing your trumpet or horn!

by Elaine
This time of year, we gets lots of parents asking us about the best way to clean their child's instrument. Did you know that trumpets and french horns can actually be soaked in your bathtub? For a easy clean, here's how you do it! 1. Put a towel on the bottom of the tub, this prevents the instrument from being scratched. 2. Fill the tub with a lukewarm water and a small amount of a mild dishsoap.... View More

Free Drum Classes

by Elaine
This fall, renowned percussionist Rob Kennon will be offering free hand drumming clinics and introduction to drum set clinics. In the hand drumming clinic, students will learn the basics of tone, rhythm, and history. The introduction to drum set clinic will introduce basic rhythms and maintenance of drum sets. Classes are open to all ages and skill levels. Registration is recommended to ensure enough supplies... View More

Free Guitar and Percussion Classes!

by Elaine
As part of our National Open House weekend from June 22-24, we will be holding three FREE classes on June 23! At 11 AM and 1 PM, we will be holding a free group guitar class with our teacher Lou Valentino. He will go over the parts of the guitar, how to hold the instrument, and basic care and maintenance. At 4 PM we will be having an introduction to drumset class with Rob Kennon. If you sign up for lessons... View More

Summer Fun!

by Elaine
Here is a sampling of a few of the events we are having this summer: On June 10th, we will be having a piano and voice recital for the students of Sheri and Cindy at St. Mary's in Groton! June 22nd is our open mic night which is open to all ages and experience levels! Come show off what you've been learning! Doors will open at 5:30 and we will be having music from 6-8, hopefully outside! June 23-24 we... View More