Donley's Music is one of the largest privately owned music lesson facilities in Georgia. We have provided the musical education needs of Cherokee County and the surrounding areas since 1994. Our success stems from our dedication to providing quality instruction on virtually all instruments for students of all ages and levels of ability. We buy, sell and trade all types of musical instruments & pro audio equipment. Give us a call today or bring your item by for an appraisal.




    We have a wide variety of instruments that range from Strings to Winds. Vintage & new guitars, drums, basses, banjos, mandolins, ukes, pianos, violins, amplifiers, PA systems, accessories and more.

    Services are also available. Re-string and Repairs are just a few things we can provide you with. Full set-ups are available for most model guitar and bass items. Cleaning and polishing to make your instrument look brand new.




    Donley's Music Lessons Program can provide you with every detail on how to properly read and play music. Our teachers educate you on a personal 1on1 level. They have the best answers for any questions you might have regarding technique, style, timing, pitch, sound and methods.

    We dedicate ourselves in providing you with the top educational information with the utmost courteous and professional manner. Best prices and times available to you for just 30min classes once a week or more.




    Brand new isn't the only things we sell. We also offer special deals for used instruments and gear. Looking for a vintage pedal or amp? we get hundreds of used vintage items in all year. We even can buy, sell or consign your old instruments. We work hard to get you the best price available.

    Most second hand stores or pawn shops will only offer you a fraction of what your stuff is worth. Here at Donley's we show you what the best options are available for you. No need to place ads or auctions and hope all goes well. Stop by today.




    We'd like to believe, that if you cannot get your item with us, or are unsatisfied with our limitations. We will help you find it. Most items customers are looking for, we will have, but every once in a while we get a quirky request.

    Every month we have new coupons or specials, please check here for the latest coupon special, print it out and bring it by to save money.



Music is our pride and joy. We take all the precautions to ensure you learn exactly what you wanted to. We work hard to encourage all forms of music and strive to see amazing musicians. We ask that you please abide by the following studio policies listed below:

  • *All lesson fees are due on the first scheduled lesson day of each calendar month.

  • *Your payment is late after the 15th of the month. A late fee of $15.00 will be added if the payment is made on/after the 16th.

  • *Fees may be paid at the front counter using cash, check or credit card.

  • *Partial lesson payments are not accepted. Please see our "Make-Up Policy."

  • (Based on four(4) lessons per month)

    30 minute Private Lessons _____________$105.00

    With Family Plan ______________________$102.50

    30 minute Semi-Private Lessons_____________$167.50.00

    *If a student must miss a regularly scheduled lesson, he or she will be eligible for a make-up lesson only if the following procedures are observed:

    - At least 24 hours advanced notice of the absence is provided to the instructor.

    - A valid reason for the cancellation is provided (illness, death in family, etc.) *Whether a make up lesson is to be given, and the day, time, and method of providing the make-up will be left entirely to the discretion of the instructor.

    *All make-ups must be taken within one month of the missed lesson date or the lesson is forfeited.

    *Instructors reserve the right to refuse make-ups to students with excessive unexcused absences or absences without prior notification.

    *If a student wishes to stop taking lessons, he or she must provide the instructor with a two-week written notice of intent to discontinue. Two-week notices will not be taken by anyone other than the instructor. NO REFUNDS will be given.

    *All lesson fees must be paid through the two-week's notice period, regardless if the student chooses to attend the lessons or not.

    *Failure to provide a two-week notice to the instructor will result in a $40.00 discontinuance fee.

    Any questions pertaining to our policy in the interest of clarification are always welcome.

    Donley's Music has the right to change this policy without prior notice. Thank you for choosing the Donley's Music and Education Center



    Our Guitar repairs are done by luthier Dan Atcheson. He has over 40 years of guitar repair experience and is highly recommended by many top musicians. We offer woodwind & brass instrument repair and services as well as professional piano services through Newsong Piano Rebuilders. If you want your instrument to be perfect, bring it to us today.

    Common Pricing:

    * Electric / Acoustic = $10
    * Nylon = $15
    Please note that the price does NOT include strings

    * Includes restring, neck adjustment & Intonation = $50
    * Floyd Rose Setup = $75
    Please note that the price does include strings

    * Price Varies depending on guitar and pickup type

    We offer a complete stringed instrument repair service including:

    * Guitar Setups (Restring, Neck Adjustment & Intonation)
    * Pickup Installation (Electric & Acoustic)
    * Fretwork
    * Wiring and Amplifier Repairs

    * Recorking
    * Pad Repair / Replacement
    * Cleaning / Maintenance



    Address // 5080 Hickory Flat Highway
    Canton, GA 30114

    Telephone. // (678) 880-8783

    TO GET TO OUR LOCATION: Take I-575 North and get off at Exit 16. Stay to the Right of the Exit. At the Red Light Turn Right. In Approximately 3.5 Miles, on the right, You will find our location!

    MON-THURS: Noon to 8pm ... FRIDAY: Noon to 6pm ... SATURDAY: 10am to 3pm ... CLOSED SUNDAYS