a little story about a man named Jimi and his dream....
has been in the music business since 1975.
He went to
work at Witmer-McNease Music in South Bend, IN. in the
Summer of 1975 and was taken under the wing of E.H. "Mac"
McNease and learned the retail music business.
he went to work as a sales Rep for Kay Guitars in Chicago
and got to call on Music stores all though the Midwest.
the Midwest Musician's CO-OP and is currently Director
of the Midwest Musician's CO-OP.
Jim's knowledge of vintage guitars and instruments is second to
none being in the music business for so long he really knows his
day by day it seems, with all the new additons to the shop like
becoming a Guild, Danelectro, Kustom,
Jay Turser and Cort dealer in addition we also carry
BadAax, Vento, Barrington and Roy Benson
include Local Makers: Music Factory Direct, Perry Germann
Guitars, Jeff Jones Amps and Guitars, Jim Newberry Guitars and
Basses, are also here with even more coming soon..
With our latest
move to Parkmor Plaza in Elkhart we've tripled our size
and are in a more visible and retail friendly location.
Now in over
8,000 sq feet of space we were able to open up with lot's of room
to grow and expand. We have a huge basement that is going to have
open jams on our stage, larger lesson rooms, possibly a little
recording studio too.
We have lighting
rigs and P.A. Systems set up and ready to demo and use.
to rock the area and give musician's what they've always wanted
and needed. A great place to go hang out, talk, get the help they
need at prices everyone can afford.
All of us
at the Co-op are really excited about what's happened already
and what's to come.
are now renting band instruments, Click the link below to rent
right now online or stop into the shop for more information today!
use the following code:
BUY - SELL -TRADE - CONSIGNMENTS -
an old instrument gathering dust? Maybe one you just don't play
anymore or some old gear you've been meaning to pull out and
get rid of?
it on down, we'd love to help you out be it a trade, upgrade
or just not needing it anymore. We'll help put it back into
shape and into the hands who'll love it and play it.