Ithaca Guitar Works
215 North Cayuga Street
In The DeWitt Mall

Ithaca, New York 14850
Phone: (607)272-2602




Store  Hours: 


  Mondays       10:00am - 5:30pm

  Tuesday        10:00am - 5:30pm

  Wednesdays 10:00am - 5:30pm

  Thursdays     10:00am - 5:30pm

  Fridays         10:00am - 8:00pm

  Saturdays     10:00am - 5:30pm

  Sundays        12 noon - 4:00pm




Tickets and Events:

Thursdays 6-8pm June 20th Thru September 12th


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for more ticket information, Policies, Instructors, A Short History, Glossary, Links, What's my stuff worth? and more! Scroll down the page for Jams, Open Mics and



All our new and used instruments are completely set up, are covered by our minimum two year minimum warranty, come with 90 days of free adjustments and used instruments (only) have a guaranteed trade-in. Call or email us anytime when you're looking for that hard-to-find musical instrument or better yet please stop by our store for all your guitar needs when you're visiting Ithaca, New York in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York


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Celebrity Visitors:

Lake Street Dive, Martin Simpson,,Keb' Mo', David Boreanaz, Nick Forster, Billy Bragg, moe. Stacey Phillips, Bill Frisell, Steve Earle. Chris at Big Pink, Doc Watson & David Holt


Thursday, September 12th 2019


is Gus Cannon's (1883), Alger "Texas" Alexander's (1900),

Bill Jennings' (1919), George Jones' (1931), Gerry

Beckley's (1952), Brian Robertson's (1956)

and Gus G's [Kostas Karamitroudis] (1980) birthdays.




From the Workbench page is back.

Go here to learn more and meet the crew:

FAQ: Do you work on instruments?





Recent Arrivals:


1968 Gibson EB-2-D

1986 Gibson Les Paul Standard

2000 Gibson WM J45

2001 Gibson Nick Lucas

2007 Martin 000C-GTE

2009 Rickenbacker 360-12

2011 Gibson Les Paul Standard Traditional

2013 Fender Stratocaster, American Standard

2014 Fender Stratocaster, American Deluxe


Vintage Fender Bass hoard:

  • Fender Jazz Bass, 1975

  • Fender Precision Fretless, 1976

  • Fender Mustang, 1976

Eight (8) Lefties!

  • Left Handed Fender Stratocasters (2)

  • Left Handed Fender Acoustics (3)

  • Left Handed Fender Kurt Cobain Jaguar

  • Left Handed Good Time Banjo

  • Left Handed Martin DCPA4




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  AND MORE....


Our second hand selection includes brands like Bedell, Dobro, Epiphone, Gibson, Godin, Harmony, Ibanez, Music Man, Peavey, PRS, Reverend, Rickenbacker, Takamine, Washburn, Yamaha & many 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.