Manchester

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

Events Calendar

Jul 30 Recording Made Easy for iPad 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aug 02 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 1 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug 02 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Aug 06 Live Sound 101 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aug 09 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 2 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Sam M.
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: ProAudio, Accessories, Drums, Keyboards, Guitars

Hello, My name is Sam and I work at Guitar Center, Manchester.  I have been with the company for two years, starting in the...
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Bruce J.
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Drums, Guitars, Keyboards, ProAudio, Accessories

Making music has always been an important part of my life.   I've played guitar since I was 10 years old, and I...
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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

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

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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Travis
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards, Guitars

I received training in classical piano starting at age 7 until I graduated high school. I took advantage of the great music programs...
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!