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The Candyman Strings & Things

Making lives better through music since 1969!

The Largest Music Store and Education Center in New Mexico!

The Candyman Strings & Things is New Mexico’s premier full-line music store and a welcoming music hub and education center serving people from all walks of life; from families to professional musicians, and everyone in between! The Candyman also offers repairs, commercial sound installation, and instrument rental services. 

Business Hours

Monday - Saturday
10:00am to 6:00pm

Sunday
Noon to 5:00pm

Closed
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Easter, and 
New Year's Day. 

Early Closure
Christmas Eve, Independence Day, and New Year's Eve.

Holidays/Closures

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Amplification and Effects | Accessories | Band and Orchestra
Books and Print | Drums and Percussion | Guitars | Folk Instruments
Ukuleles | Pro Sound | Recording and Live Sound
Digital Pianos and Keyboards | Gift Shop | Used Instruments | And More! 

service

Our capable instrument maintenance and repair team can handle almost any repair request for brass and woodwind instruments, stringed and fretted instruments, and most electronics.

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lessons

The Candyman has private lessons, group classes, workshops, clinics, and jams for most interests, ages, and skill levels.

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RENTALS

ASK US ABOUT OUR PRO SOUND/LIVE SOUND AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENT RENTALS

Mixers, loud speakers, amplification, microphones, and more to handle just about any venue for your gig, wedding, or event.

Trumpets, clarinets, trombones,

saxophones and more!

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Events
Daytime Rooftop Concert

NEWS AND HAPPENINGS

Dates for the 2023 Season of Summer Rock Camp
Have Been Announced!

Registration to Open Early March

2023 SEASON

 

Session #1

June 5th - 17th

Session #2 
July 10th - 22nd

 

The Next Workshop in the FREE

Musicians Workshop Series

Join Jose Ponce and Kito Peters as they provide tip after tip for recording YOUR music from YOUR home studio in this relaxed and interactive atmosphere. 

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Learn to play the world's friendliest instrument!

Notice - There will be no Ukulele Club on January 28th and February 4th. Classes will resume on February 11th. 

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Pappy O' Daniel's Porch Time Jam 
Join us on the Porch!

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Soldier Songs and Voices

for Veterans and Families!

SSV is a program for veterans and their families providing free instruments and songwriting workshops as a form of post-conflict care.

Learn More

CONTACT

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505-983-5906

info@candymansf.com

851 St. Michael's Drive

Santa Fe, NM 87505

VISIT

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 Retail Store Hours

Monday - Saturday 10:00 to 6:00

Sunday Noon to 5:00

Music Education Center Office

Monday - Friday 10:00 to 5:00 

 

TELL

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Thanks for contacting us! We'll get back to you as soon as possible.

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