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Instruments You Love.
Service You Can Trust.
Family Owned Since 1972.

Founded in 1972, Elderly Instruments started as a small store with a handful of instruments. Over 40 years later, we’ve grown into one of the world’s most respected sellers of new, used, and vintage fretted instruments. While we’ve grown, we’re committed to preserving our family-owned spirit. Our staff of experienced musicians is trained to give you personalized customer service you can trust.

New, Used & Vintage Instruments

Whether you play indie rock, bluegrass, modern folk, classic country, or almost anything else, we can help you find something that fits your style and budget.

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Old Name. New Gear.

Whether you’re looking for the latest models, quality used instruments, or collectable vintage items, keep an eye out on our Recent Arrivals feed to see what’s new at Elderly.

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The Elderly Instruments Difference

We believe that each instrument should be performing at its best from the moment you grab it off the rack or it arrives at your door. Nearly every instrument we sell is thoroughly inspected and expertly set up, free of charge, by our team of experienced luthiers.

Quality Assured
Expert Set Up
Knowledgeable Staff
Dependable Shipping

The Acoustic Shop

Whether you’re a budding singer/songwriter, a folk scene veteran, or a parking lot picker, you’ll find something to love in our vast selection of acoustic instruments.

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The Electric Shop

From heavy metal to blues, we’ve got the gear to keep you rockin’. Killer guitars, versatile amps, must-have pedals — everything you need to dial in the tones you’re looking for.

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