The Ithaca Guitar Works
215 North Cayuga Street
In The DeWitt Mall

Ithaca, New York 14850

toll free: 1-888-202-5004
or: 1-607-272-2602
fax: 1-607-272-6241

"Our middle name, since 1978"


Electric GuitarsAcoustic GuitarsBassesGizmos!


Tickets and Events:

October 16th

Kate MacLeod & Kat Eggleston


October 23rd

Michael Gulezian


October 31st

Rise Again Songbook


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for more ticket information, Policies, Instructors, A Short History, Glossary, Links, What's my stuff worth? and more! Scroll down the page for Jams, Open Mics and Celebrity Visitors like:

Lake Street Dive 7/2014

Martin Simpson 6/2014

Keb' Mo' 5/2014

David Boreanaz 5/2013

Nick Forster 5/2013

Billy Bragg 4/2013

Taylor Road Show 4/2010

moe. 1/2010

Stacey Phillips 10/2009

Bill Frisell 8/2009

Steve Earle visits 9/2008

Chris at Big Pink 7/2008

Doc Watson & David Holt  5/2006



Tuesday, October 13th 2015


is Ray Brown's (1926),

Shirley Caesar’s (1938), Pharoah Sanders’ (1940),

Paul Simon’s (1941), Robert Lamm’s (1944), Lacy J. Dalton’s (1946),

Sammy Hagar's (1947), Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's (1948),

Simon Nicol’s (1950), John Ford Coley's (1951),

Jair-Rôhm Parker Wells’ (1958), Dave Knudson’s (1976)

and Kele Okereke’s (1981) birthday.


and  #yesbanjo offer.

Take advangage of the special Trade-Up value right now.

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                               Eastman E20D, AC-OM2 and  AC-DR2

                               Fender Blues Jr. Lacquered Tweed

                               Fender Baja Tele and Plus Top Strat

                               Fender HSS Strat and Classic Jazzmaster

                               Martin 00-15M and 000-15M

                               Martin 000-28 Ambertone Finish 

                               Martin D-18, DRS1, DRS2 and more           

                               RainSong Smokey

                               Taylor Big Baby E with pickup

                               Taylor 416ce & 326e Baritone LTD

                               Taylor 522e & 712ceTwelve Fret




                             1971 Martin D-35

                             1976 Guild F212 Mini-Jumbo 12 String

                             1993 & 1994 Adamas 6 and 12 String Acoustic-Electric

                             1996 National Polychrome

                             1998 Santa Cruz Tony Rice

                             2001 Epiphone Elitist Casino

                             2006 Stromgerg Montreux

                             2006 Collings 00 1 Mh 12 fret

                             2007 Rainsong DR1000 Acoustic-Electric Graphite

                             2008 Ibanez Artcore AS103-NT-12-02

                             2009 Lowden F-32/12 String

                             2010 Peavey Delta Blues 115 Amp

                             2014 Gretsch G100CE Natural Arched Top

                             2014 Seagull Maritime Rosewood


Call or email us anytime when you're looking for that hard-to-find musical instrument. Please stop in our store for all your guitar needs when you're visiting Ithaca, New York in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York.  Here are links to help you find some wonderful things to do during your stay in our little corner of the world:  

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Store Hours: 


   Mondays        10:00am – 5:30pm

   Tuesdays       10:00am – 5:30pm

   Wednesdays  10:00am – 5:30pm

   Thursdays      10:00am – 8:00pm

   Fridays           10:00am – 8:00pm

   Saturdays       10:00am – 5:30pm

   Sundays         12noon  –  4:00pm




and more.


Our second hand selection includes brands like Alvarez, Gibson, Yamaha, Ibanez, Epiphone, B. C. Rich, Parker, Univox, Lowden, Jackson, Rickenbacker & many many more. All used instruments are covered by our two year minimum warranty, 90 day free adjustments and guaranteed trade-in allowance.





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Ithaca Guitar Works is located in "gorges" Ithaca, New York. We buy, sell, trade & consign vintage, used, new & collectible electric guitars, acoustic guitars, amplifiers, electric basses, acoustic basses, pedals, effects, stompboxes, banjos, mandolins, dobros, lap steel guitars, fiddles, violins, resophonic & resonator guitars. Looking for the perfect Gibson ES-335, Les Paul, SG, Firebird, Explorer, Flying "V" Hummingbird, Dove, J-45, Chet Atkins. Perhaps your taste plays towards a Fender Stratocaster, Telecaster, Broadcaster, Esquire or Mustang. We have electric mandolins for newgrass & bluegrass. Don't forget our large selection of Epiphone, D'Angelico, Parker, National, Danelectro, Deering, Rainsong, Guild, Crate & Dan Armstrong.