Durham

1720 Guess Rd Durham, NC 27701
Phone: 919-286-5600
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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Matt Szalecki Store Manager, Durham Store Email Me
Certified In: Guitars, Drums, ProAudio, Accessories, Keyboards

Events Calendar

Nov 01 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Nov 05 Group Ukulele Lesson 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Nov 08 Group Bass Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
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Ben
Department Manager HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Guitars, Keyboards, Drums, Accessories

Hi! I'm Ben! As far back as I can remember, music played a huge part of my life.  My parents always had music playing in...
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Mark O.
Department Manager Drums
Certified in: Accessories, Drums, Guitars

Hello all! My name is Mark! I have been with Guitar Center since 2010! I've been at Guitar Center Durham since July of 2011....
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Allen N.
Technician, Repair- Guitar
Certified in: Repair

Hi. My name is Allen and I'm an Aries. Even though I can't say that sunsets and walks on the beach are necessarily my...
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Scott C.
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, Drums

Music obsessed since the first time I heard Nirvana in elementary school, I began playing guitar at 12 years old, and it quickly...
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Christopher W.
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: Keyboards, Accessories, Drums, ProAudio, Guitars

Hello all!!  Chris Weldon here and I love music!!  In one way or another I have been playing music since I was at the...
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Nicholas
Department Manager Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, Drums

Hi, my name is Nick I'm from Raleigh and have loved music basically all my life. I saw my first show back when I was 12 when aerosmith...
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, Durham
Guitar Center has been a part of Durham's Northgate community since May 25th, 2006.  We are here to offer advice and service to any level of musician from beginner to professional. 

Our associates have extensive recording, production, and performance experience in a wide variety of settings.  Whether you're recording at home, touring the country, or just picking up an instrument for the first time, one of us has been there and can help you find the gear you need.

We are a full-line music retail location with guitars, basses, amps, DJ, live sound, recording, drums, and accessories.  Also, we have an onsite Guitar Tech for all your guitar, bass, and other stringed instrument repair needs. 

Stop by on a Saturday morning for our Recording Made Easy class where we give you the basic information you need for home computer recording.  Visit our live sound room to check out a great selection of lighting, mixers, and speakers.  You can demo the latest DJ gear or a wide variety of keyboards, workstations, and recording software throughout our Pro Audio department. 

You will also find hundreds of guitars on our main wall and in our cedar acoustic room.  Want to crank up the coolest new amp?  You can do just that in our Vault.  Round out your rhythm section with basses and amps in our Rumble Room.  Or complete your drum set-up with a new kit or a great selection of cymbals in our Drum Department.

We also have you taken care of if you just need to stop by for the essentials like strings, picks, sticks, and cables in our Accessories Department and throughout the store.

Come visit us here at Guitar Center Durham.  We're here to help you make music.