NOV. 10 | MUSIC & ARTS CENTER | ACQUISITION
M&A Buys Colonial Music
Music & Arts Center recently acquired the assets of Colonial Music, a Columbus, Ohio-based school music retailer.
The acquisition includes six Colonial Music stores, a distribution facility and the company’s network of road reps.
Music & Arts Center, headquartered in Frederick, Md., will offer the same selection of band and orchestral products in Colonial Music stores, while also providing a full line of guitars, amplifiers, keyboards, digital pianos and drums. The remerchandised stores will also offer significantly more print music.
“We are really excited about this acquisition of Colonial Music,” said Music & Arts Center President Ken O’Brien. “We believe their history of school music relationships combined with our diverse selection of products and resources will benefit the educator and retail customer alike.”