Stuck in your home? If you have thought about using your extra time to learn an instrument- Music on the Hill will bring your purchase to your car, or even your front door! You can check our instrument stock list Here

We are Delivering!

Music on the Hill is closed to walk-in traffic, but we will be happy to deliver instruments, books, strings, picks, pedals…..literally anything we have in stock. You can email us or call (202) 733-3158 with any questions, or to make your purchase. 

We are committed to helping customers find their perfect instrument while still protecting the health of our employees and our community. We will be offering “Zoom” shopping for the things that you need to see and hear before purchasing. Please email info@musiconthehilldc.com or use the “Contact Us” button to schedule a time. Lindy will be in the store daily from 12-4. 

If you need your guitar or bass set up/repaired, Music on the Hill staff will pick the instrument up, and drop it off when the repair is done.

Participate in the 30 Day Practice Challenge!

It’s the 30 Day Practice Challenge! Practice your instrument for a minimum of 20 minutes every day in April and you will receive a $15 Gift Certificate from Music on the Hill!

This is open to EVERYONE- regardless of whether or not you take lessons at Music on the Hill.

Keep your eye out for weekly musical challenges too!

How it works- create a way to mark your daily practice (or download our form off the website). At the end of the month, take a picture and send it to Music on the Hill!

Take private lessons without leaving your house!

Music on the Hill’s amazing, passionate, experienced teachers are now available to take new students over the virtual platform Zoom for the duration of this crisis. We have availability as early as 11am and as late as 7:30pm. 

All Group Classes, All Ensembles, and the Bluegrass Jam,- Cancelled until 4/4

Music on the Hill will be cancelling the Bluegrass Jam out of caution regarding the Corona Virus. Private lessons will continue as scheduled.

Summer Camp Schedule

Registration is now open for Music on the Hill’s Summer Camps! For camp descriptions and more information on how to register, please visit our camp page

  • 6/22
    • Chamber Music Camp
  • 6/22
    • Piano Camp Ages 7-10
  •  7/13
    • Classical Kids Camp Ages 6-9 *****Full*****
  • 7/20
    • Rock Band Camp Ages 8-10
    • Rock Band Camp Ages 11-15
  • 7/27
    • Classical Kids Camp Ages 6-9
  • 8/10
    • Sing Together Camp Ages 7-10
  • 8/17
    • Chamber Music Camp
    • Guitar Camp Ages 8-10
    • Ukulele Camp Ages 8-10
  • 8/24
    • Rock Band Camp Ages 8-10 *****Full******
    • Rock Band Camp Ages 11-15 *****Full******

Awards and Honors

Music on the Hill has been voted one of the “Best Places to Buy Musical Instruments by Washington City Paper!

Music on the Hill as also been selected as one of the “NAMM Top 100” for the 4th consecutive year! The National Association of Music Merchants selects 100 of the industry’s most innovative and enterprising music retailers every year, and are very proud to be part of this group!

Bluegrass Jam

Musicians of any skill level have a great time at this laid back jam led by Clawhammer Banjo Wizard of Washington, Phillips Saylor Wisor. The Jam begins at 5:00pm every Sunday.

The bluegrass jam will be cancelled for the remainder of March. It will resume on Sunday, 4/4