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-Wed: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu: Closed
Fri: 6:00 AM - 9:00 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

Dec 27 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 27 Recording Made Easy for iPad 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Dec 28 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 28 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Dec 29 Recording Made Easy for GarageBand 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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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James B.
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: Accessories, Guitars, ProAudio, Keyboards, Drums

Thanks for taking the time to get to know me a little bit better. Hopefully I've had a chance to help you out previously,...
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Don Gopp
Technician, Repair- Guitar
Certified in: Repair

 No matter who you are, it’s safe to say every Musician can appreciate having an instrument setup to exact specifications. ...
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Myron
Department Manager HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards, Accessories

Hi, I'm Myron G. Daniel.  I started playing alto saxophone in the Fourth grade.  I participated in the concert band,...
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Michael P.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories

I am the lead singer, guitar player and songwriter for the rock band Red Sun Rising { www.rsrband.com }. Performing and bringing...
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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....
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"