Gifts for Musicians – 221+ ideas for 2020 – Find The Perfect Unique Gift for Your Music Lover


PERFECT GIFTS FOR MUSICIANS

by Chuck and Sandi Millar from Lesson Pros

Are you looking for the perfect gifts for musicians? Imagine the huge smile on their face when they open up the gift that fits their creative side. We compiled a list of ideas to get you started. It may be helpful to open two windows so you can toggle back and forth to this list.

GIFT CARD
Gift Card

MUSIC GIFT CARDS

Everyone loves music! You can’t go wrong with an iTunes gift card.
Click this link 
iTunes Gift Card to see a list of different iTunes gift cards also.

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MUSIC TOOLS FOR PRACTICING

There are some great gifts for musicians for practicing. We call them practice tools.  These can help in making studying music easier.  

Music StandHeavy Duty Music Stands, and Ornate Music Stands    

Music Light

Microphone Stand with Ipad Holder

Guitar Exercises Books

Hand Grips and Ball Strengtheners

Metronomes

Blank Music Notebooks

Blank Tabs or Manuscript Sheets

Stickers for Piano or Stickers for Guitar Frets

Transparent note tabs (Peel of the page)

Drum Machines

Recorder for recording practices

PLAYING ENHANCERS

 Most musicians want their fingers to move faster across the frets. Try Fret Fret

A little Gorilla Snot can help with those slippery fingers.

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ELECTRONICS

We are a big fan of Bose Headphones and Bose Wireless Earbuds

Microphones

Mixing Boards

Bluetooth Portable Speakers

Tablet

Victrola Record Player

Bose L1 Sound System We have this sound system and love it.

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STANDS AND WALL MOUNTS INSTRUMENT HANGERS

Music stands are great gifts for musicians. If their instrument is out of the case and on a stand, they are more likely to practice. 

Guitar Stands

Violin Stands

Mandolin Stands

Banjo Stands

Instrument Wall Mounts

MUSICIANS FACE MASKS

Crazy world we are living in with Co-vid. Masks make great gifts for musicians. Why not spice up your creative musician’s life with a mask? You can find them with music notes or guitars.

Music Note Face Masks

Guitar Face Masks

Drums Face Masks

Banjo Face Masks

Violin and Fiddle Face Masks

Mandolin Face Masks

WALL ART AND DECORATIVE ITEMS

Deck out your music lover’s studio. Studio decorations make perfect gifts for musicians.  

Clocks for Musicians

Lamps for Musicians

Wall Art for Musicians

Statues and Figurines for Musicians

Music Frames

Music Charts and Posters

Decals for Musicians

Decorations for a party

Curtains

Metal Signs

Neon Signs

Lights Decorations for Music Studio

Music Wall Tapestries

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KITCHEN ITEMS

Who knew you could make guitar ice cubes, flip a pancake with a guitar spatula, grill with guitar tongs, drink out a piano keyboard coffee mug, bake a guitar-shaped cake and stir your drinks with music note stir sticks? These party favors will make great gifts for musicians and a fun way to spice up any party!

Coffee Mugs

Music Note Stir Sticks

Utensils

Guitar Ice Makers

Guitar Shaped Pan

Magnets

BBQ Items

Music Coaster Sets

Guitar Shaped Utensils

Musical Cutting Boards

IncisoArt Hand Etched Italian Crystal Goblet Sandblasted (Sand Carved) Handmade Wine Water Glass Engraved Musical Notes

Music Bottle Openers

STRAPS

An instrument strap is always a great gift idea. 

Guitar Straps

Mandolin Straps

Banjo Straps

Bass Straps

Dobro Straps

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BOOKS ON MUSIC

Books on music make the perfect gift. Here are some ideas:

This is Your Brain on Music

The Greatest Music Stories Never Told: 100 Tales from Music History to Astonish, Bewilder, and Stupefy

How Music Works

The World in Six Songs: How the Musical Brain Created Human Nature

How to Read Music in 30 Days: Music Theory for Beginners – with exercises & online audio

Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide Paperback 

Me: Elton John Official Autobiography

Rolling Stone Easy Piano Sheet Music Classics, Vol 1: 39 Selections from the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time

The Beatles: Complete Scores

The Beautiful One’s Prince

No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir

How to Be a Better Songwriter

Music: The Definitive Visual History

BOOKS ON MUSIC GENRE

What is your musician’s favorite genre of music? Here is a list of books in different genres:

Books on Bluegrass Music

Jazz Music Books

Rock Music Books

Rhythm and Blues Books

Country Music Books

Pop Music Books

Hip Hop Music Books

Folk Music Books

Indie Folk Music Books

Oldies Music Books

Heavy Metal Music Books

Classical Music Books

WORLD MUSIC GENRE BOOKS

Branch out on more worldly music books. Check out this list:

African Music Books

Asian Music Books

Caribbean Music Books

European Books

Latin and South American Books

North American Books

INSTRUMENTS

Does your musician want to learn new instruments? This list may help get them started.

Acoustic Guitars

Electric Guitars

Violins and Fiddles

Banjos

Mandolins

Ukulele

Drums Sets

Upright Bass

Electrics Bass

Harmonics Sets

Weighted Key Piano 88 Keys

GAMES

Spontaneous The Song Game – Sing It or Shout It – Talent NOT Required.
Here are a few more ideas for music  Boardgames and Dice Games ideas.

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INSTRUMENT CASES

Does your musician friend have a case for their instrument? If they have a case, is it looking a little worn down? Here is a list of instrument cases that will make great gifts for musicians.

Guitar Cases

Mandolin Cases

Violin / Fiddle Cases

Banjo Cases

Upright Bass Cases

Dobro Cases

Drum Cases

 

WOMEN’S JEWELRY

If you have women musician friends or family members in your life, you can’t go wrong with these great gifts for musicians.

Women’s Music Jewelry

Music Earrings for Women

Women’s Music Necklaces

Music Bracelets for Women

Women’s Music Rings

MEN’S JEWELRY

Guys love jewelry too. 

Jewelry for Men

Music Rings for Men

Necklaces for Men

Men’s Music Bracelets

Men’s Earrings

STRINGS FOR INSTRUMENTS

Strings make great gifts for musicians. Musicians can always use strings for their instruments.

Guitar Strings

Mandolin Strings

Violin Strings

Banjo Strings

Bass Guitar Strings

Upright Bass Strings

Dobro Strings

Cello Strings

Viola Strings

Ukulele Strings

CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS FOR MUSICIANS

Musicians love Christmas ornaments – sometimes it can take the whole year to find the perfect one. Keep your eyes open throughout the year.

Music Ornaments

Guitar Ornaments

Drums Ornaments

Violin and Fiddle Ornaments

Mandolin Ornaments

Banjo Ornaments

MUSIC CLOTHES AND ACCESSORIES

Wear music with pride. Clothes are a great way to show how much your musician loves music. 

Socks with Music Notes

Shirts Music

Music Note Leggings

Clothes with Music Notes

Hats and Baseball Caps

Shoes

Watches

Cufflinks 

Bolo Ties

Musical Neckties

Hat and Shirt Pins

UPGRADE YOUR INSTRUMENT

There are many ways to upgrade an instrument. Here are just a few:

Locking Guitar Tuners

Locking Mandolin Tuners

Electric Guitar Pickguards

Guitar Pickups

Arm Rest for Guitar

Planetary Tuners for Banjos

INSTRUMENT CARE KITS

Help your musician take care of their instruments with these care kits. They make perfect gifts for musicians. 

Acoustic Care Kits

Fretboard Care Kits

Brass Care Kits

Drum Care Kits

MUSIC TOYS FOR KIDS

Toddlers love music. This list of musical toys could get them started on their musical journey.

Music for Kids

Play Drum Sets for Kids

Toy Guitars for Kids

Toy Keyboards for Kids

Play Microphones for Kids

Music Floor Mats for Kids

MUSIC BAGS AND PURSES

A music bag to carry music lesson books and notes back and forth from lessons. Purses are great gifts for musicians too. 

Music Bags

Music Purses

BEDROOM AND COUCH COMFORT

Get comfortable in your bedroom or on your couch with music blankets, afghans, bedsheets, comforters, and pillows.

Musical Blankets

Afghans and Throws

Music Pillows

Comforters

Bedsheets

EDUCATIONAL BOOKS

Learn from books. Nowadays, people tend to want to learn most things from the internet however, there is something magical about learning from books. See this educational book list of ideas

Violin Books

Guitar Books

Mandolin Books

Banjo Books

Drums Books

Learn Piano

Learn How to Play Music 

OTHER IDEAS

Looking for other ideas? Here is a unique list of great gifts for musicians.

Shower Speaker

Amplifier Key Holder

Sleep Headphones

Karaoke Machine

Music Doormat 

Guitar Capos

Phone Cases for Musicians

Musical Mouse Pad

Music Key Chains

Chord Buddy

FUN AND WACKY MUSIC IDEAS

Is your musician friend or family member a little on the crazy side of things? Here are some fun and wacky musical gift ideas.

Otamatone [Color Series] Japanese Electronic Musical Instrument Synthesizer by Cube / Maywa Denki, Blue

Mug Cup With Guitar Handle And Art Musical Notes Holds 13.5 Oz, Tea Coffee Milk Ceramic Mug Gift For Music Lover

Music Paperweights

Vinyl Records Rugs

Music Bookends

Drumstick Pencils and Pens

TESOON 5 Rural Nail Music Note Style Metal Coat Hanger Wrought Iron Rack Robe Hooks

Music Shower Curtain

LED Starlight Music Ceiling Light with Bluetooth Speaker

HAZOULEN Metal Art Pen Pencil Holder with a Musician Playing Music

Applause Machine

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

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PRO TIP

A helpful tip is to read reviews on any product before you purchase it. This can help you determine if the product is right for the person who is receiving the gift.

QUESTION OF THE DAY

What are some other great gifts for musicians? There are so many more ideas we couldn’t even come close to listing them all. Feel free to share your ideas with the Lesson Pros community.

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