Welcome to Core Music!

A little bit about us

Opened in 2008, Core Music is a music shop and community music facility located in Hexham, Northumberland.

Core Music - Store We sell a variety of products in-store including guitars, ukuleles, drums, amps and music books. Gift vouchers, accessories, equipment, music gifts are always available in-store as well as fresh coffee and other refreshments in our communal area.

Core Music is also a key access point to community music in Northumberland. Our aim is to benefit the community by providing access to music for anyone, no matter their circumstances, age or ability.
We believe that music should be for everyone, and we’re working hard to make that a reality.


When are we open?

MONDAY 11:00AM - 7:30PM
TUESDAY 11:00AM - 7:30PM
WEDNESDAY 11:00AM - 8:00PM
THURSDAY 11:00AM - 9:00PM
FRIDAY 11:00AM - 7:00PM
SATURDAY 9:00AM - 5:30PM
SUNDAY CLOSED

Please note that although the shop doesn’t open until 11am on weekdays, we are quite often in so if you see the light on in the shop outside of opening times please ring 01434 601993 or knock on the door and someone will come down and let you in!