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"

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Tickets and Events:



Tickets at door.

July 17-20

Finger Lakes Grassroots Festival of Dance & Music

July 19th(tickets at door)

 Shari Kane

July 20th (tickets at door)

 Shari Kane Blues Lesson


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Wednesday, July 30th 2014


is Buddy Guy's (1936), Big Jack Johnson's (1940), Chris Darrow’s (1944),

Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond’s (1946), Otis Taylor’s (1948), Scott Nygaard’s (1955),

Dwayne O’Brien’s (1963), Craig Gannon’s (1966) and Seth Avett’s (1980) birthdays.


Taylor Fall Limited Editions!!!

516-CE Has arrived

514-ce, 314-ce, 316-ce

& GS-Mini-e all koa

are on their way!!!


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 some wonderful things to do in our little corner of the world:  






Click below to vCustom Electric and Acoustic Violins, Mandolins, Guitars and More.isit our friends at:


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


We are authorized dealers for many new brands including: Fender, Martin, Taylor, Guild, Gretsch, Takamine, Kala, Deering, Vega, Squier, Weber, Eastman, Rainsong, National, Cordoba, GK, Loriente, Fishman, Kentucky,  Republic, Prudencio Saez, Gitane, Gold Tone, Mahalo, and more.


Our second hand selection includes brands like Gibson, Yamaha, Ibanez, Epiphone, B. C. Rich, Washburn, Warwick & many many more.


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Jams and Open Mics,

Keb' Mo' 5/2014

David Boreanaz 5/2013

Nick Forster 5/2013

Billy Bragg visits 4/2013

Taylor Road Show 4/2010

moe. visits 1/2010

Stacey Phillips 10/09

Bill Frisell visits 8/09

Steve Earle visits 9/11/08

Chris visits Big Pink 7/08

Doc Watson visits 5/06

Policies, Instructors, A Short History, Glossary, Links, What's my stuff worth? and more!




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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.