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Since 1950 German Village Music has provided the finest musical instruments and service in Central Ohio. We have an international reputation for our luthiery and amplifier repair. We’d like to provide our services to you too! We carry high-end instruments for the discriminating professional player as well as high quality affordable instruments for the beginning player.
GVMH also has a teaching staff with over 100 years of combined experience! Whether its Rock, R&B, Jazz, beginner, intermediate or advanced, we have the right teacher on staff to help you become a better player!
Every guitar and bass purchased in our shop will be setup for optimum playability! If you have a special tuning, brand or gauge of strings, let us know and we’ll string your guitar up, intonate it and tune it to your specifications FREE OF CHARGE! That’s the GVMH Difference!
On our higher end instruments (850.00 or more), if you want some special set-up work done (ex. higher action for slide) let us know and we’ll get it done, just the way you like it. We want you to be happy with your purchase!
German Village Music Haus is your One-Stop-Shop for all your music needs. Buy your instrument, amps, parts, accessories here, have your instrument or amp repaired and even take lessons from one of our teachers here at German Village Music Haus!
Bill Foley has been repairing instruments for over 25 years and has an international reputation as a luthier. Whether your prized guitar or bass is vintage or modern, Bill has the expertise to get it done right and at a fair price.
Setup work (see the “Read more” link above the news column for a detailed description) will make your instrument play, sound, and look better. The above picture is the neck of a 1961 Gibson ES-335. The fingerboard is filthy (that black stuff that looks almost like charcoal is actually dirt), and the frets are flat topped and rough. This next image…