Author: jcmusic

How to practice an instrument

Just as a runner trains for a race, so too must a musician train for a performance. When getting ready to play in a public performance, it is important to create a practice plan to help you achieve your goal of performing the piece(s). I’ve created this list of ideas to work from that may […]

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JC Music Education in 2017

Summer Academy 2017! The Annual JC Music Summer Academy offers an exciting and interesting array of choices for your summer. There are Performing Classes, Rock Camps, Musical Educational Classes and Group Music Lesson Workshops. Instrumental Ensemble classes include a Rock Strings Group, Summer String Ensemble, Brass Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble, and our Rock Band Camps are […]

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New Stuff From NAMM!

If you haven’t been to the store in awhile, you may not have noticed some of the beautiful new instruments that came home from California with JC this year! And this is just our front counter! On the way in the front door you can see some additional ukes and mandolins, along with this new […]

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2016 Educator of the Year and JC’s Full Speech!

2016 Music Educator of the Year! Jeremy Osterling, of Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts in Hartford, CT. This award was proudly Presented by JC Caillouette of JC Music at the Connecticut Music Educator’s Association Conference on April, 29 2016. Read the transcript of JC’s Speech: First of all, I would like to thank Dawson […]

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Our First Restring Day Was a Huge Success!

We had people lined up at 9am for live music and free restringing last Saturday. In addition to all the guitars in hand, people brought in weird stuff too. There was a Bigsby Tremolo guitar, a 12-string and an old beautiful guitar which had never been restrung! Not only was this a super positive event, […]

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Custom Handmade Electric Guitars

Custom Handmade Electric Guitars by Evan USA are in stock and JC Music is a very exclusive vendor who has these high-quality instruments! We currently have two models on the floor, and both these instruments have: Fender Locking Tuners 2-Point Tremolo with Solid Stell Block for Longer Sustain Copper Shielding for Noise Reduction Fender N3 […]

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Alvarez Artist Series Acoustic Guitars

JC Music has just received several Alvarez Artist Series acoustic guitars & we couldn’t wait to show them off! A mahogany neck, a rosewood bridge and fingerboard and sitka spruce top wood make the Alvarez AFA1965folk guitar into the incredible instrument it is – and same goes for theAPA1965 Parlor Guitar! But wait! We also […]

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