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Bananas At Large

1504 4th St, San Rafael, United States
Musical Instrument Store



Curator of Your Musical Dreams for over 40 Years Full range Professional Audio & Musical Instrument Store. All major brands and models, and also a wide range of unique and boutique instruments. New & Used, as well as consignments.

We also have a full design and installation department for studios, touring, schools, theaters, concert halls, offices and much more.

We offer an amazing lineup of teachers who offer in-house lessons for children, teens, and adults to get connected and inspired by music.

Guaranteed lowest prices, best service and dedicated to giving back to the music community.

Bananas At Large has locations in San Rafael, CA and Santa Rosa, CA to better serve our local music community.

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Join us for the NorCal Fire Relief Auction on 1/14 at the Fox Theater in Oakland. Joe Satriani, Phil Collen of Def Leppard, John Petrucci of Dream Theater and Neal Schon will perform and auction one-of-a-kind items. Read more #g3norcalfirerelief

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