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About Sam Ash


Sam Ash Music has been serving musicians since 1924, proudly offering the best service, selection and guaranteed lowest prices on all of your musical needs. Our selection of top-brand music and sound is second to none. Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned pro, our musician sales associates will make sure you get the gear you need at a price you'll love. There's always something happening at a Sam Ash Music store - come in and play!


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Friday: 10 AM - 9:00 PM
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Sunday: 11 AM - 7 PM


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Gary Brooks : Store Manager

Store Manager

I joined the Sam Ash family in August of 1990. As a multi instrumentalist with live sound experience I found it easy to assimilate to the musical instrument world of retail. I started in sales in the Band & Orchestral dept. I was promoted to department manager after three years. Then in 1997 onto general manager of the Sam Ash Forest Hills store. In 1999 I was transferred to 48th St in New York city as the GM of the Brass/Wind store. Seven years later I moved to our 48th St guitar store, then helped our move to the new 34th St. location in February 2013. In April of 2013 an opportunity presented itself and now I am the GM here in Philadelphia.

Elliott Weiss : Sales Manager

Sales Manager

My Sam Ash journey began back in the year 2000 when a few friends and I decided to take the bus up to the Franklin Mills Mall to check out the new music store everyone was talking about. When I arrived I was completely blow away! Up until that point I had only ever been to small music stores with nowhere near the selection that Sam Ash had to offer. After wandering the store for a while and checking out all of the basses I had only ever seen in catalogs, it was time to go. I didn't want to leave and one of friends jokingly said "you should just work here". So, I put in an application and a month later I was part of the Sam Ash team.

I started as a door greeter in September 2000, but it wasn't long before I got the urge to want to work on the sales floor in the guitar department. I spent every day listening to the sales associates, reading guitar magazines, studying the Gear Guide until six months later when a spot finally opened up. After a few years of working in the guitar department I was promoted to Senior Department Sales Manager. As the next few years went on I knew that Sam Ash Music was more than just a job, it had now become my career. In 2010 I was promoted to Sales Manager and transferred to the Cherry Hill, NJ store. After 3 years in NJ I came back to the Franklin Mills Mall store where I current lead the sales team along with GM, Gary Brooks.

Music Lessons at Sam Ash 1887 Franklin Mills Circle Philadelphia , PA


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It’s never too late (or too early!) to learn how to play a musical instrument. And if you already play, a skilled instructor can help you improve your skills and take you to that next level of performance, and satisfaction!

We offer private and group lessons suited to all levels of students and players; you can even join a band or ensemble! Our students benefit with the Sam Ash Music advantage: World class musical instruction PLUS special student discounts on gear from the biggest and broadest on-hand inventory in music retail!

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Lessons Available:

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Expert Instrument Repair at Sam Ash 1887 Franklin Mills Circle Philadelphia , PA


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All musical instruments benefit from a servicing and setup by a Sam Ash expert technician. If your instrument is in need of servicing, modification or customization, bring it in to a Sam Ash Service Center and let us get you playing again!

Available Repairs:
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  • Brass Instrument Repairs
  • Woodwind Repairs
  • String Instrument Repairs
  • Electronic Instrument Repairs

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