Lubbock, TX

Est. 1986

Lubbock's Local Music Store

Opened in 1986, we're proud to have been serving the music & arts of the wonderful community of Lubbock, TX over 35 years. We are a full-line music store complete with a Grand Piano Gallery, Digital Piano Gallery, Full-Service Brass & Woodwind Repair Shop, and soon an Acoustic Barn, Texas Guitar Showcase, and Texas Drum Showcase.

Also located within our store is the main office for our Commercial Audio/Visual Installation Division, Tarpley Media.

Tarpley Music (Lubbock, TX)

3737 50th St
Lubbock, TX 79413

Mon - Sat: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sun: Closed

p. 806-797-5833

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We are the largest Acoustic & Digital Piano store in West Texas; offering industry leading brands such as Yamaha, Pearl River, Ritmueller, Korg, Roland, and Nord Keyboards. We can help you, your family, school, church or business find the keyboard you will love, and at a price that fits your budget.

If you're from Lubbock then you know that the pioneering rock n' roll musicians Buddy Holly is from right here in town, but many other famous artists such as Josh Abbot, Mac Davis, Amanda Shires, and Josh Wilson are also from here.

We're conveniently located on 50th St between Indiana Ave and Quaker St. You can find us next to HomeBase Lumber (formerly Sutherlands) and Holland Gardens.

Services We Offer

Band Instrument Rentals
We offer the most competitive and flexible band instrument rental program in Lubbock! Many parents choose to rent an instrument, especially for students who might want to try several instruments before settling on one. Our rental program mkes it easy with low monthly payments, and instrument repair services.

Orchestra Instrument Rentals
Just like with Band, we offer the most competitive and flexible orchestra instrument rental program in Amarillo! Students often out grow their orchestra instruments, so we have designed out rental program to make is easy to exchange for a larger size. All while maintaining low monthly payments, and providing instrument repair services.

Guitar Repairs & Upgrades
We have Industry Certified Guitar Technicians that can provide cost-effective repairs, on both Acoustic and Electric Guitars, to help get your instrument back into its best playing form. We can also install new electronics and any hardware upgrades that you might want on your guitar.

Playback String Recycling ♻️
We accept instrument strings and clippings from any string instrument, regardless of brand. We've teamed up with D'Addario & TerraCycle to provide this unique service that helps reduce the estimated 1.5 million lbs. of instrument string metal that could be put into landfills every year.

Richard Barnett

/ Manager

Serving You Since: 1986
Instrument: Drums
Favorite Artists: Black Sabbath, James Brown, Pat Metheny, Buddy Rich, Deep Purple
Favorite Product: QSC Speakers

Chris Wheeler

/ Band & Orchestra Manager

Victoria Boerner

/ Music Education Rep

Terrence Adrian

/ Music Education Rep

Matthew Tarpley

/ Sales Associate