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About Sam Ash



Order on-line at www.samash.com and pick-up at the store! Or have us ship it directly to your home for free - most orders arrive in 2 days!

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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Mon-Thur: 10 AM - 9 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 9 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Sunday: 11 AM - 7 PM


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Brett Manjarrez : Store Manager

Store Manager

Hello San Diego! My name is Brett and I am proud to be part of this wonderful community! With over ten years experience in music instrument retail, my purpose daily is to provide you with the shopping experience that San Diego deserves. I started with Sam Ash Music back in 2010 at our Ontario, CA location and still vividly remember the night my GM told me the company might one day open a San Diego location. Fast forward a few years or so and I am back in my home town ushering in the Sam Ash experience to America's Finest City! From New Gear to Used Gear and Music Lessons to Instrument Repair, we offer everything for your music making needs with a smile and a high five! Primarily a guitarist myself, I have experience in virtually every department and am always available to help you find what you need. Come in and say hi sometime! Lets talk gear, lets talk shop, or lets talk Padres! See you soon!

Alex Snyder : Sales Manager

Sales Manager

Alex began his career with Sam Ash music in 2015 after spending his teens and early twenties working in and out of different music shops across the West Coast. Starting his Sam Ash career in Band and Orchestra, the San Diego team quickly put him closer to his most beloved instruments, Guitars. He quickly proved himself as an expert and team leader where he was promoted to Senior manager of the Audio department. Talk about a one trick pony! Alex continues to play guitar in his San Diego based punk band while being part of the Sam Ash family that set the standard for what is undoubtedly San Diego's best music store.

Music Lessons at Sam Ash 3418 College Ave San Diego , CA


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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:

  • Guitar Lessons
  • Bass Lessons
  • Drum Lessons
  • Piano & Keyboard Lessons
  • Voice Lessons
  • Violin & Viola Lessons
  • Saxophone & Clarinet Lessons
  • Trumpet & Baritone Horn Lessons
  • Flute Lessons

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Expert Instrument Repair at Sam Ash 3418 College Ave San Diego , CA


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San Diego County musicians who are in need of instrument repairs, guitar set-ups, restoration or customization can rely on Sam Ash Music. All musical instruments will benefit from a servicing and setup by a Sam Ash expert technician. If your instrument is in need of servicing, bring it in to Sam Ash and let us get you playing again!

Available Repairs:
  • Guitar & Bass Repairs
  • Brass Instrument Repairs
  • Woodwind Repairs
  • String Instrument Repairs
  • Electronic Instrument Repairs

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