Being family owned and operated assures that you will always have access to the owner who knows your happiness is his success. Clark’s Music Center proudly supports local musicians and their desire to make great music. Stop in and say hello.


Thank you for your continued support….. ~ Clark & Lisa Kirkwood

Music Lessons

Get personalized attention in our private lessons at Clark’s Music Center in Jacksonville, Florida. We offer classes in Guitar, Bass, Vocal, Drums, Piano, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, Violin, Viola, Cello, Flute, Clarinet, Saxaphone and more.

All of our instructors all highly qualified musicians with many years experience. Classes for beginners to advanced.

We have morning, afternoon and early evening classes.

Check out our full line of lessons and get started today!

We offer lessons ranging from beginner to advanced – children to senior adults – Guitar to violin.


Musical instruments require regular maintenance to play their best. With your instrument in top condition, you’ll play better with less effort. Every day, we see players who are fighting their instruments without even knowing it! Come see us for a free checkup and estimate.

We repair fretted and non fretted string instruments.  Our repair department will gladly evaluate your instrument at no charge. From string changes, neck adjustment to full set ups, new or vintage, our crew will treat you and your instrument with respect. Fast turn around and all instrument repairs done in house.

Our repair shop is known in the area for its professional Woodwind and Brass repair. From key adjustments, complete repads, dent removal, valve and slide maintenance and professional cleaning our shop prides itself on its professional work with fast turn around.

Our drum repair inventory is the largest in North Florida/South Georgia. There are more than 15000 individual parts for many models and ages of drums. We are known for having or being able to find that ‘rare, hard to find piece’.  The drum department offers repairs, tuning, and drum detailing.

Sell A Used Instrument

We buy and trade instruments every day. It’s a huge part of our business and we try to make it as quick and easy as possible for you to sell or trade your used instruments. Buying your instruments makes it possible to offer new, used, vintage and unusual instruments at great prices. — you never know what you might find in our store.


We are pleased to offer our school band and orchestral instrument rental program powered by NEMC, a national company with 50+ years of experience in musical instrument rentals. Through this program, we are able to provide the benefit of personalized service located right in your community, and access to the largest inventory of teacher-approved, quality musical instruments in new or like-new condition such as: trumpets, clarinets, trombones, flutes, saxophones, violins, violas, cellos, percussion and many more.

Rental Information and Options

To learn more, check price and availability, or reserve an instrument for pickup today Click Here.