Welcome to The Music Gallery

 Gear, Repairs, Service, & Lessons
on Chicago's North Shore since 1974.

COVID-19 UPDATE

For the safety of our employees and customers we will be limiting the number of customers in the store at one time.

We appreciate your patience!

In addition, please feel free to call 847-432-6350 to schedule an appointment. We also have curb side pick up and drop off for repairs and/or merchandise available per your request.

A mask is required along with hand sanitizing upon entering the building.

Our private (safety guidelines apply) and on-line lessons are available!

Hours of operation -
Mon - Thur: 12P - 7P
Fri: 12P - 6P
Sat: 10A - 5P

Feel free to contact us via....
Phone: 847-432-6350
Email: musicglry@gmail.com
And via the Chat Window in the low right corner of our website.

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Check out our latest Blog posts

What is a Scalloped Fingerboard?

What is a Scalloped Fingerboard?

There are plenty of terms in the Guitar World that warrant some explanation. This time around, we cover the Scalloped Fingerboard! A rarely seen odd-bird spec, popularized by Yngwie Malmsteen and Ritchie Blackmore. The scalloped board require a different touch, much lighter than what the average player doles out. 
What are Fender Custom Shop Texas Special Stratocaster Pickups?

What are Fender Custom Shop Texas Special Stratocaster Pickups?

The Fender Custom Shop Texas Special Stratocaster Pickup Set gained notoriety thanks to their installation in the Stevie Ray Vaughan signature Stratocaster. From that point in the early 1990s, this pickup set has gone on to be the go-to for anybody looking for a screaming hot but still decidedly single-coil sounding pickup. We love them so much we have been ordering the hardwired Custom Shop version in our 61 Stratocaster’s for quite sometime! So let’s dive in and learn all that we can about this much loved pickup set that got so popular, they even made a set for Tele’s!
What is a Fingerboard Radius?

What is a Fingerboard Radius?

In a world where the specs of a guitar are combed over with a discerning eye, there is a long list of terms one must familiarize themselves with, a...

Hours and Location

Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 7pm
Friday: 12pm - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: Closed

Phone: 847-432-6350

2558 Green Bay Road, Highland Park, IL 60035