Welcome to The Music Gallery

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

COVID-19 UPDATE

The Music Gallery is OPEN under the Restore Illinois Phase III guidelines - 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 for 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

Our Latest Arrivals


Check out our latest Blog posts

What's cool: The Fender American Professional II Guitars and Basses

What's cool: The Fender American Professional II Guitars and Basses

The American Professional II is available as a Stratocaster, Telecaster, and Jazzmaster for the electric guitar and the venerable Precision and Jazz models for the electric bass. These instruments are the next step in the evolutionary process of the American Professional Series with cool stuff to explore and discuss with every spec. So let us dive in and learn everything we need to know about the American Professional II Series!
Introducing Our Fender Custom Shop 69 Stratocaster Journeyman Relic!

Introducing Our Fender Custom Shop 69 Stratocaster Journeyman Relic!

We have decided to add another addition to the Music Gallery Family of Fender Custom Shop models with our new 1969 Stratocaster Journeyman Relic! We took our favorite CBS-era Strat from 1969 and had the Fender Custom Shop build them with some modern specs, hand-wound pickups, and a super light Journeyman Relic finish! Read on to learn all there is to know about this wonderful new addition to the Music Gallery Family!
A Plek Machine Refret with Before and After Pics

A Plek Machine Refret with Before and After Pics

In this Blog Post, I will run you through our refret process which includes having the fingerboard planed and frets level and crowned in our Plek Machine. You'll see before and after photo evidence how just how bad the neck was versus how it turned out. Our process is insanely quick and far more accurate than any job done by hand. So go ahead and click, why doncha, to literally see what the Plek Machine is capable of!

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