Top 100 Dealer: CMC is the only music dealer in Virginia to receive five consecutive TOP 100 awards from NAMM

In 2015 CMC was nominated for Best On-Line Engagement and came in runner up.

Retail: Contemporary Music Center has a great selection of quality instruments to meet your retail needs

Epiphone, Bedell, Roland, Eastman, Pearl and Zildjian to name only a few. The best quality instruments and great pricing.

Rock Camp: Nationally recognized by Music Inc. magazine, nothing compares to Contemporary Music Center’s Rock camp

Referred to as world class and one of the best experiences any musician can have, our summer Rock Camp is known to be the standard by which other programs are measured.

@4410 :: Contemporary Music Center’s State-of- the-Art Performance Center.

A completely unique venue and listening room located beneath CMC in Haymarket VA.

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Reverb offers the best variety of tools to buy. As musicians and gear lovers, we work to foster a community and make Reverb the best place to purchase music gear online.

Rock Camp 2.0 Don’t wait until summer to join a band, at CMC bands play all year long.
Rentals: Contemporary Music Center offers the finest Musical Instrument Rental Program available anywhere!

Low Monthly Rental Rates, 100% of Rental Payments apply towards the purchase of your instrument, there is NO obligation to buy, and all instruments are Educator Approved.

Individual Lessons: Our facilities have 27 private instruction studios

Our teaching staff, is the finest in the area, our teachers are motivated and dedicated professionals. All are active within the music community and bring energy and enthusiasm to the educational process.

The King of Rock Camp – Menzie Pittman

How Menzie Pittman of Contemporary Music Center built the ultimate summer lessons program.

Music Advocacy: Every spring Contemporary Music Center Joins NAMM and goes to Capitol Hill,

to fight the important battle of keeping music and the arts as part of the school core curriculum. Alongside former Education Secretary Richard Riley CMC always works to support music education.

CMC - Music Store, Piano Lessons, Music Lessons and More...

Contemporary Music Center has been a NAMM Top 100 Dealer since 2011 and was voted NAMM 2016 Retailer of the Year and is a top rated music store located in Haymarket, VA and Chantilly, VA offering music lessons, piano lessons, an event center, and so much more. Founded in 1989 Contemporary Music Center music store was established on the simple principle that everyone deserves the chance to learn a musical instrument. CMC developed its staff around the single idea that making music should be enjoyable, creative, disciplined and expressive. Whether it is your first time learning to play music, or you are a touring professional, Contemporary Music Center understands your needs and is designed to service them.


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