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Jim’s Music Center FAQ

What is Jim’s Music Center?

Jim’s Music Center is Orange County’s largest independent music store. We serve all members of the community at all skill levels, from beginner to professional.

Where are you located?

Our storefront is located at 14061 Newport Ave, Tustin, CA 92780. You can find our hours and location HERE (link to map).

How long have you been in business?

Jim’s Music Center was founded in 1967. In 2019, we merged with International House of Music, Inc, or IHOMI for short. IHOMI is also an independent, family owned and operated business, and is located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, CA. They have been in business since 1902. With Our SoCal roots go deep, with more than 170 combined years of serving the community!

What products do you carry?

We carry a full line of musical instruments, gear, and supplies. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Band & Orchestra
  • Brass & Woodwind
  • Sheet Music
  • Percussion
  • Drums
  • Pro Audio
  • Studio & Recording
  • Electric Pianos & Keyboards
  • Synthesizers
  • Bajo Quintos, Guitarrones, and Vihuelas
  • Acoustic and Electric Guitars
  • Acoustic and Electric Bass guitars
  • Banjos and Mandolins
  • Ukuleles
  • Acoustic and Electric guitar and bass amplifiers
  • Effects pedals
  • Strings & accessories
  • Gift Items
  • Apparel

…and a whole lot more. 

Do you give lessons?

Yes! The instructors at our in-house music school, JMC Music Academy, can provide lessons on popular instruments to players of all skill levels.


Do you rent band instruments? 

Yes! We can rent band and orchestral instruments to cover your short or long term musical needs.


What do you have in stock?

 You can see in-store stock my browsing this website, visiting our page HERE (link), and you can call us at 714-669-3600 if you need help with something specific.


Can you repair my instrument?

Yes! We offer restringing, general maintenance, and repair services on all of the instruments we sell. We also partner with local repair shops for specialized needs to get your instruments up and running.


Will Jim’s Music Center get me the best deal on what I need? 

 Of course! We will price-match any legitimate online or brick-and-mortar retailer, so we can provide you with the same great deals that corporate big-box stores. We also offer financing on all purchases above $500. There may also be volume discounts available for educational institutions and houses of worship.


I have more questions! 

 Contact us at, call us at 714-669-3600, visit us in person, or reach out to us via social media with any questions. We look forward to serving you.