In this class we will explore some of the traditional techniques, progressions, and lines of fingerstyle blues by focusing on a tune or two. Class is limited to 6. Eli is both a natural and a serious student of traditional blues. Thursday 11/16/2017 from 6:30-8:30PM at Mill River Music and Guitars, 16 Armory St. Northampton, […]
Welcome to Mill River Music and Guitars
We are a local and online resource for your instrument buying, selling , trading, learning, and repairing needs.
In the shop in downtown Northampton, you will find a relaxed and friendly environment with knowledgable and patient staff, an on site luthier to discuss any repair needs and to share information, an amazing group of teachers, a large inventory of musical accessories and instruments, and great options to sell, trade, or consign your gear.
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Guitar Repair Blog
The owner of this guitar plays a lot! The fist 3 frets were very divoted and the guitar would not play well. He asked for a full level and crown, but I steered him towards a better solution. Rather than level the entire fretboard, taking off years of fretwire in the process, we were able […]
Guitars, Mandolins, and more
Eastman, founded in 1992, is an up-and-coming American company with a growing reputation for excellence in building and reasonable prices. These instruments look and feel great, and sound like a million bucks. Using handcrafted traditional building techniques, Eastman creates a wide-range of instruments for your enjoyment of any musical style. Don't see exactly what you want here in the shop? That's ok, we can order one for you.