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The Guitar Works, Ltd.

5 star rating 3 Reviews

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709 Main StEvanston, IL 60202

Description

Since 1979, The Guitar Works, Ltd. has been helping musicians of all skill levels find their perfect guitar. We are located in Evanston, IL. We were voted Best Guitar Shop in the 2009 Chicago Reader Best of Chicago reader poll.We repair and maintain guitars, amps, and PA equipment. Our techs have almost 80 years of combined experience in guitar/electronic repairs for students, weekend warriors, and professional musicians.We are proud to be a dealer of such top brand name acoustical, electric,.. and bass equipment as: Boss, Bourgeois, Collings, D'Addario, Fender, GHS, Goodall, Gretsch, Guild, Fishman, Eastman, Kala Ukuleles, Huss & Dalton, Jim Dunlop, LR Baggs, Larrivee, Lindy Fralin, MXR, Martin, National, Rickenbacker, Shure, Squier, Taylor, Whirlwind, ThroBak Pickups. We carry: Guitars Amplifiers and mandolins Ukuleles and drums Banjos and PA systems Musical accessories Vintage instruments In our store, we offer the kind of quality merchandise that the big box stores have, but with a quality of service that is unmatched. There are no used car salesman attitudes here, just real musicians who are knowledgeable, friendly and willing to help you find what you need.If you're strapped for cash and want to get rid of that old guitar in your attic, come see us. We buy vintage gear and we accept consignments.If you're looking for guitar lessons, we offer private, one-on-one instruction for children and adults in our in-store studio. Lessons usually run for 30 minutes, and we provide monthly specials.Give us a call today for more information.

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Reviews

  • The Guitar Works, Ltd. - Evanston, IL - John T.

    John T.

    Excellent store for rented sound systems
    John T. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    10/11/2006

    While I have my own mikes and a couple of monitor speakers, owning a sound system capable of playing to 300 - 500 people outside is very, very expensi...

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  • The Guitar Works, Ltd. - Evanston, IL - John T.

    John T.

    Solid source for live sound equipment
    John T. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    6/06/2006

    Last year, I had a festival gig in which I neede to provide a live sound system with enough power for 300 - 500 people in an outside crowd. My regular...

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  • The Guitar Works, Ltd. - Evanston, IL - G.P. c.

    G.P. c.

    Nice selection of guitars!!!
    G.P. c. (Posted to Judysbook.com)
    8/03/2005

    After looking couple places, I decided to buy my guitar from this store. The staff was knowledgeable and they didn't force me to buy. After I decided ...

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Business details

Hours of Operation

  • MON
  • 12:00pm
  • 08:00pm
  • TUE
  • 12:00pm
  • 06:00pm
  • WED
  • 12:00pm
  • 06:00pm
  • THU
  • 12:00pm
  • 08:00pm
  • FRI
  • 12:00pm
  • 06:00pm
  • SAT
  • 10:00am
  • 06:00pm
  • SUN
  • 12:00am
  • 12:00am

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