About Us

#1 Rated Music Shop on Long Island

Since 1984 Murphy’s Music has been catering to the Long Island music scene. Our superior service, expert knowledge, and the quality attention we give to every customer have made us a premier destination for touring musicians, and aspiring students alike. Whether it’s your first violin, or your next guitar effects pedal, we’ll help you find the perfect choice from our vast selection of new and pre-owned inventory. We also provide a full-service repair shop on-premise to help you maintain them in the future. In addition to sales, we also boast one of the largest lesson programs in the region, offering lessons for almost every instrument including vocal, and rent all band and orchestral instruments.

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Jeff Frohman joined Murphy’s Music team back in 1991. After several years he became the store manager putting a great deal of time and energy into improving the stores’ customer appeal.
Born and raised on Long Island, Jordan frequented Murphy’s Music as a young player and has been with the company since the late 1990’s. He spent years in touring bands and building rigs for players. Specializing in guitars, amps and pedals, Jordan is here to help you with any of your gear needs.
Greg began his career in music at the age of 10, when he first picked up the cello. From there, he completed his first recording session at the age of 14 on mandolin, bass, and guitar, and started professionally gigging on the age of 15. Greg attended the Berklee College of Music for composition and also privately studied with Ron Carter and Charlie Haden concentrating on jazz bass. In addition to teaching, Greg regularly performs all around Long Island and the greater New York area.
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