Manchester

120-B Hale Rd. Manchester, CT 06040
Phone: 860-648-3900
Store Hours:
Sun: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Tue: 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wed: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu: Closed
Fri: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Jay Gordon Store Manager, Manchester Store Email Me
Certified In: Accessories, Guitars, ProAudio, Keyboards, Drums

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
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Josh Fab
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards

What's up everyone, my name is Josh Faboyede and I've been working at Guitar Center since the Fall of 2013. I've just graduated...
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Brendan
Technician, Repair- Guitar
Certified in: Repair

Hey all!              I am the new lead guitar tech here in the Manchester Guitar Center.  I...
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Michael R.
Department Manager Guitars
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, ProAudio

My name is Mike Rockwell and I've been with the company officially since 2006. I knew from a very young age that I wanted to work...
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Christopher Cassell
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards

I have had a life-long passion for music and technology. My passion began as a young teenager, going to concerts and loving the...
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Sam M.
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: ProAudio, Accessories, Drums, Keyboards, Guitars

Hello,  My name is Sam and I have been with Guitar Center Manchester the past four years. I started here as a drum associate...
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Jimmy Carr
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Drums, ProAudio, Accessories, Keyboards, Guitars

My relationship with music began at the age of 11 in 1971.I started playing drums and bass guitar with my grandfather who played...
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, Manchester
Opening in March of 1999, this location was the 1st store in the state of CT.  

Our location is about 16,000 Square Feet and features a large electric guitar floor complete with a separate bass room, amp demo room and a very large climate controlled acoustic room with a separate high end room and a small isolation room to test guitars in a quiet personal space.  We also have an on site Guitar repair technician Tuesday thru Saturday to address any stringed instrument repairs or modifications. 

We have a full service accessories department with demo pedal stations, a full media section as well a huge variety of strings, picks, parts and everything you could possible need to enhance your musical experience and your favorite instrument. 

We have a beautiful drum and percussion shop on par with any around.  We have a large assortment of acoustic drums sets and accessories, electronic drums and accessories as well as a wide assortment of world percussion.  Stop by and test an acoustic kit, compare are large assortment of cymbals in our separate cymbal room or try one of our many electronic kits set up to play and experience what technology has brought to the drumming community! 

Next, come check out our Technology Department that features a large Live sound room, a DJ room, a studio and home recording room, a contemporary keyboards room, a large professional keyboard workstation and keyboard controller room and a large main bull pen that features all the latest and greatest software, microphones and all the accessories you could need for music production, home or professional recording, keyboard composition, performing or sequencing and making music in any form. 

We are open 7 days a week and have an extremely knowledgeable staff ready to assist you in your mission to make music! We look forward to seeing you soon!