Akron 1

3750 W. Market Street Unit R Fairlawn, OH 44333
Phone: 330-665-9010
Store Hours:
Sun: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Kristopher D. Store Manager, Akron 1 Store Email Me
Certified In: ProAudio, Keyboards

Events Calendar

Oct 25 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct 25 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Oct 29 Pedalboard Customization 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tim "Ripper" Owens hanging out at Guitar Center Akron. Check out his website www.timripperowens.com or his club Ripper Owens Tap House in Akron www.thetaphouseakron.com

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Devin Bryndel
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories

My name is Devin Bryndel and my passion for music started at a very young age. At the age of 8 my older brother gave me a bunch...
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Kevin S.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Accessories, Drums, Keyboards, Guitars, ProAudio

 Hello my name is Kevin and I work in the guitar department here at Guitar Center. I am currently attending Stark State for...
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Nicolas
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars

Hello, my name is Nicolas Matthew Haydu. I currently work at guitar center in Akron, Ohio. This is my first year here and it has...
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Suzanne Beam
Sales Associate Accessories
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars, Keyboards, ProAudio, Drums

My background in music comes from a more traditional area. I grew up studying voice and violin. In addition, I studied music theory...
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David "Thump" Luecke
Sales Associate Accessories
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars, ProAudio, Drums, Keyboards

Hi! I'm an Accessories Associate at Guitar Center Akron. I have been playing guitar for about 6 years and singing for almost 3....
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Austin Maruna
Assistant Manager
Certified in: ProAudio, Guitars, Accessories, Keyboards

               I have been interested in music for as long as I can remember. At a young...
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, Akron 1
Guitar Center Akron opened March 17th 2005 and instantly became the destination for musicians in the greater Akron area. With a full line of musical equipment and a friendly, knowledgeable staff of professional musicians, you can always be sure you will get the attention you need along with professional advice. With over 10,000 square feet, there's not much we won't have to fulfill your needs. The used selection in our Akron store is starting to gain the reputation as the place to buy, sell and trade your used gear.  

We also provide a GC Garage with one of the best in the business in Don Gopp. Don can cater to all of your stringed instruments needs right here, in shop! Weekly recording workshop classes held in our state of the art recording area in our professional Hi-Tech area every Saturday is a great way to finally put those ideas you've had in your head for years onto a CD. A full range of yearly competitions as well, from our King of the Blues and Drum Off events to the newest Singer Songwriter contest. There are tons of ways to show off your talents, get yourself noticed and win tons of cool prizes.

Guitar Center Akron has it all! If you have been a pro player for years, just starting out or finally ready to realize the dream and joy of making music, we're here to help. We look forward to seeing you down at our store and thank you for checking out our page.
"We Help People Make Music"