The Music Emporium
Joe Caruso
781-860-0049
Lexington, MA
8:45 PM
Regular Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday: 11am-6pm Wednesday and Thursday: 11am-8pm Sunday: Closed

We accept VISA, MasterCard, and Discover directly for phone, email orders and in store purchases. Secure on line payments can also be made through our PayPal account. We will gladly accept personal checks but there may be a shipment delay while the check clears our bank. For international purchases, we strongly encourage Wire Transfers but in some cases will accept the above payment methods. To wire money directly to our bank, contact us for bank info.

We ship all instruments with a 48-hour approval period during which time you can comfortably evaluate your purchase and determine if it's right for you. The prices listed on our website do not include shipping charges or any applicable taxes, duties, or custom fees. Instruments shipped within MA are subject to a 6.25% sales tax. All out-of-state shipments are tax-free though we do recommend you look into your individual state's tax codes to determine any tax liabilities. The Music Emporium has been shipping guitars around the world for 40+ years. Your instrument will be expertly packed and shipped via FedEx, UPS, or US Post, depending on the destination and level of service. If you have a preferred method not listed here, please let us know and we'll do our best to accommodate.

Upon receiving your instrument, please inspect it to insure that the condition of the instrument is as described in your communication with us. Please contact us immediately via phone or email if you find any damage to the case or instrument that wasn't previously disclosed at time of purchase. If you decide to return the instrument, you must notify us via phone or email within 48 hours of delivery. We'll instruct you on how to make the return. Please pack the instrument in the same manner in which it was received, using all supplied packing materials, Unless instructed otherwise, you must ship the instrument using the same service in which it was delivered (Next day, Ground etc.) and insure it for its full value. The Music Emporium will issue a refund for the full purchase price once the instrument arrives, provided it arrives in the condition in which it left our shop. All shipping charges will be the responsibility of the customer.

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Throbak Strange Master

$279
Description The Throbak Strange Master is a recreation of the Dallas Rangemaster Treble Booster used by Eric Clapton, Brian May, and Tony Iommi. In keeping with Throbak's Signature Sound philosophy, the Strange Master includes both germanium and silicon transistors which means you can get classic Dallas Rangemaster treble booster germanium tones and higher gain silicon treble booster tones from...
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Throbak Stone Bender

$289
Description The ThroBak Stone Bender Fuzz is a faithful tonal reproduction of the fabled 3 germanium Sola Sound Tone Bender MKII Professional used by Jimmy Page and Jeff Beck. Several features were added that allow you to customize the Stone Bender pedal to create your signature sound - a pre-gain switch makes it a great overdrive pedal as well as a monster high-gain fuzz; a user adjustable...
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Froggy Bottom M Deluxe

$8,295
Description Sometimes less truly is more. We've taken the stripped-down approach with our newest Froggy Bottom guitar -- this M Deluxe with Mahogany back & sides. If it's purity & sweetness of tone, lightness of build and ease of response you're looking for ... then look no further. The M is part of Froggy's "Grand Concert" lineup. And we've always thought of it as a small jumbo of sorts:...
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Throbak Overdrive Boost

$319
Description ThroBak has reproduced and improved the circuit of the original Colorsound Power Boost pedal (also known as the Colorsound Overdriver). The original was used by David Gilmour, Jeff Beck, and other pros to become an integral part of 70s signature tones. This pedal was also a favorite of Marc Bolin and is considered by many to be the best overdrive/boost ever made. This vintage silicon...
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Rivolta Combinata VII Autunno Burst

$1,099
Description Dennis Fano, the lauded guitar designer/builder known for his Novo Guitars and Fano Guitars brands, has always wanted to make his guitars accessible to as many players as possible. In 2015 Dennis launched his import line of guitars, Rivolta, which exists under his lauded Novo Guitars. Every Rivolta gets inspected, setup, and shipped from the Novo factory/headquarters in Nashville,...
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2012 Lowden

$3,900
Description Gently used Lowden F-35 just in on trade! The 35 series features premium wood upgrades with an understated aesthetic making it the perfect option for a player looking for a pure tone. The cedar top is noticeably warmer than spruce with plenty of fundamental, while the walnut helps retain projection and brightness. Excellent condition with only the slightest signs of wear. Installed...
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2014 Goodall

$4,800
Description Our Goodall section is replete with Concert Jumbos and German spruce tops at the moment! At the risk of repeating ourselves, the CJ is a fantastic do-it-all guitar - somewhere between an OM and a dreadnought, it's got the backbone for strumming and flatpicking, as well as the responsiveness for fingerstyle. This particular model has an exceptionally resonant, overtone-rich voice. The...
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Rivolta Regata VII

$1,499
Description Delivery ETA: mid-late February 2021. Following up on the success of the COMBINATA and MONDATA comes the latest addition to the Rivolta family: The REGATA VII. The tradition of offering fresh takes on classics continues with this sleek, offset semi-hollowbody design from Dennis Fano. Designed with comfort and playability in mind, the REGATA VII features a mahogany frame and...
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Rivolta Regata VII

$1,499
Description Delivery ETA: mid-late February 2021. Following up on the success of the COMBINATA and MONDATA comes the latest addition to the Rivolta family: The REGATA VII. The tradition of offering fresh takes on classics continues with this sleek, offset semi-hollowbody design from Dennis Fano. Designed with comfort and playability in mind, the REGATA VII features a mahogany frame and...
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Rivolta Regata VII

$1,499
Description Delivery ETA: mid-late February 2021. Following up on the success of the COMBINATA and MONDATA comes the latest addition to the Rivolta family: The REGATA VII. The tradition of offering fresh takes on classics continues with this sleek, offset semi-hollowbody design from Dennis Fano. Designed with comfort and playability in mind, the REGATA VII features a mahogany frame and...
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Rivolta Regata VII

$1,499
Description Delivery ETA: mid-late February 2021. Following up on the success of the COMBINATA and MONDATA comes the latest addition to the Rivolta family: The REGATA VII. The tradition of offering fresh takes on classics continues with this sleek, offset semi-hollowbody design from Dennis Fano. Designed with comfort and playability in mind, the REGATA VII features a mahogany frame and...
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Rivolta Gig Bag

$99
Trying to choose between the convenience of a Gig Bag and the sturdiness of a Hard Shell Case? This is your answer. ​Introducing the new Rivolta Premium Gig Bag. All the protection your new instrument will need in a light, easy to carry package. Made from a high quality 900D Polyester material, this lightweight gig bag features a large accessories pocket, neck rest, heavy-duty zippers, 2 carry...
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2020 Martin

$2,200
Description This minty fresh 2020 Martin 00-28 just arrived and is looking for its next home. Guitars are often purchased with an artistic purpose in mind and once that inspiration has run its course, it's time to move it along and find the next right tool for the job. Such was the short provenance of this 00-28. The 00-28 has been a very popular model for those looking for volume, balance,...
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1997 Goodall

$4,500
Description James Goodall set up shop in Fort Bragg, CA back in 1972, and that's where he and his son Luke continue to build guitars today. But somewhere in the middle, he and his wife Jean spent a couple decades crafting guitars in Hawaii, where they expanded their output and reputation. On this 1997 Grand Concert model, they've paired some exceptionally beautiful Hawaiian koa with red cedar...
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2017 Goodall

$5,950
Description "The powerful, rich, and clear tone has exceeded my expectations," James Goodall said of the first Concert Jumbo guitar he crafted, and we can hear why. Comparable in size to a dreadnought but with the curves of an OM, this guitar is a powerful strummer and flatpicker. The cocobolo back and sides provide a low-end depth and high-end sparkle similar to rosewood. German spruce further...
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Collings OM2H Torrefied Sitka Traditional

$6,000
Description This guitar is a perennial shop favorite and will make a believer out of even the most seasoned Collings vet. This is a wonderfully lightweight and responsive guitar, with bass and low-mid rumble you won't believe is coming from a Sitka-topped OM. The torrefied top takes the new guitar edge off, and what you're left with is a dry-sounding guitar that retains the awesome clarity and...
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2015 Collings

$3,500
Description Engelmann spruce is an interesting tone wood and not something we often see on a Collings. Players are drawn to their OM1 for its punch and woody projection. Engelmann definitely tempers that laser-like Collings output and adds more warmth and texture to the tone. It asks that one approach the guitar with a lighter attack and think more in terms of chordal melodies, melodic...
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Collings MT-O Cream Gloss Top

$3,900
Description The insanely popular Collings MT-O mandolin, dressed up in a cream gloss finish and satin red back & sides. The MT-O is likely the world's best value in an oval-hole mandolin, featuring tonal sophistication and worksmanship that's unmatched in its price point. Its warm, ringing sound is ideal for old-time music and single-note melodies in Irish sessions. Includes TKL hard case...
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2019 Collings

$4,950
Description The Collings I-35 LC Deluxe is arguably the pinnacle of laminate ES-335 style guitars, as evidenced by this incredible aged Caramel Quilt Top beauty. If you took the best 335 you've played and kicked every aspect of that guitar up a few notches and you'll start to get a sense of what these guitars are all about. The build quality and design touches are just stunning - note the...
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Collings D2H Traditional

$5,600
Description Fresh new Collings D2H-T ("T" for "Traditional"), featuring their Vintage Satin finish. The T Series guitars from Collings reflect Bill & Company's desire to revive the classic building techniques of the 1930's, integrating them seamlessly with the modern standards of playability and finish work for which Collings sets the bar. This D2H-T has a dry, rumbling voice, and sounds...
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2018 Bourgeois

$2,700
Description Bourgeois' Generation OMs and dreadnoughts are no-frills, traditionally-styled guitars that will appeal to players looking for a gig-ready yet powerful sounding instrument. Mahogany back and sides and a torrefied Sitka spruce top provide a warm & woody voice that lends itself to all styles of music. Strap button and LR Baggs Lyric pickup installed by Bourgeois make this guitar...
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Taylor GS Mini

$499
Description A marvel of scaled-down design, the Taylor GS Mini is a pint-sized acoustic cannon that has taken the guitar-o-sphere by storm. Sporting a rich, full voice that belies its compact size, the GS Mini is ultra-portable, yet just as comfortable to cradle in the comfort of your home, making it the ultimate modern-day parlor guitar. This Mini sports a solid mahogany top and laminated sapele...
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Taylor Sense Smart Battery Box

$79.99
What is TaylorSense? It’s a new guitar health monitoring system that puts the vital signs of your Taylor guitar into the palm of your hand. TaylorSense alerts you when your guitar needs care by communicating via low-energy Bluetooth between the TaylorSense smart battery box and the free TaylorSense App on your iOS or Android mobile device. Shaped by Taylor’s extensive guitar care expertise,...
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Rivolta Guitars Combinata XVII Acero

$1,199
Description Dennis Fano, the lauded guitar designer/builder known for his Novo Guitars and Fano Guitars brands, has always wanted to make his guitars accessible to as many players as possible. In 2015 Dennis launched his import line of guitars, Rivolta, which exists under his lauded Novo Guitars. Every Rivolta gets inspected, setup, and shipped from the Novo factory/headquarters in Nashville, TN....
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1996 Gibson

$3,000
Description Perhaps one of the most iconic guitars in the world, the Gibson SJ-200 is firmly rooted in some of the greatest music made through the 60's and 70's, from Pete Townshend and Keith Richards to Jimmy Page and Roger Waters. This 1996 50s SJ-200 has all the standard appointments, including the mustache bridge, engraved pickguard, figured maple back and sides, plus a Thermally Aged top for...
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Fender Player Stratocaster

$699.99
Description Fender makes it easy to dive into the electric guitar world with their Player Series models. These are fantastic guitars that combine classic looks and tones with higher-quality craftsmanship than you'll find in a typical starter instrument (rumor has it these are American Standard parts rebranded into the Player Series). The Stratocaster is known for its crystal-clear articulation...
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Bart Reiter Buckbee 11

$1,395
Description The Buckbee is Bart Reiter's tribute to the simply made banjos that were popular at the turn of the century. This is the most understated model in the Reiter line, but the great tone and build quality are still what we've come to expect from Bart. It has a dark-stained maple rim with a mahogany neck, a walnut rim cap, scooped ebony fretboard, and a rolled brass tone ring. Five Star...
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Taylor American Dream AD27 Sapele

$1,399
Description Taylor's American Dream series guitars, crafted in response to these challenging times, are high-end, solid wood, American-made instruments at a price accessible to working musicians. The AD27 features two of the best all-around tonewoods - tropical mahogany for woody, focused midrange, and versatile sapele, great for all styles of playing and music. The Grand Pacific slope-shouldered...
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Northfield

$2,900
Description The all-walnut Northfield flat top octave mandolin is a powerful instrument that will cover all the guitar-ranged desires any mandolinist could dream up, and the lightning fast response coupled with a whip crack attack make it perfect for Irish or old time backing. The slightly longer 22" scale length lends itself to more guitar-like fingering and provides the string tension required...
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Martin SC-13E

$1,499
Description The Martin SC-13E is their brand new innovative acoustic-electric model made for the performing guitarist who wants to pivot between taking solos and strumming chords on stage with maximum ease. From Martin: "The first thing you’ll notice is the revolutionary new cutaway. With our patent-pending Sure AlignTM neck system, we removed the heel, providing full access to all 20 frets. No...
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