We now offer online lessons!! Call us to set up Your free lesson!

"First class education, inspired teachers, enthusiasm, professionalism and fun is what I noticed at AODG. A leader of music education for the 21st century."

Dom Famularo - World Renowned Educator

About Us


Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Playing an instrument can help improve self-esteem, confidence, concentration, memory skills, coordination and school grades. Its a skill that will last a lifetime. We are a family owned and operated business and have been serving the community since 1998. Our mission is for you to get the most out of your musical education while having FUN!



Did You Know?

Did You Know?

We want you to experience the fun of music, so the first lesson is on us. That's right, FREE with no obligation. From there, we offer several lesson packages to fit your schedule and budget. Our lessons are based on 30 minutes and can be combined into longer lessons to accommodate your needs. 


Music Shop

Did You Know?

Music Shop

If you're still searching for an instrument or your current one needs a little TLC, our shop is here to help. We have new and used instruments along with all the accessories that you might need. We also provide the highest quality service and repairs, ranging from guitar set ups to drum head replacement and everything in between.

Contact Us

Drop us a line to get your FREE lesson!!

Due to Covid-19, our shop location is closed.

We are sorry that you can't come in and visit us, but in the meantime you can get started on lessons through our online lesson program. Just call or email us to get started. The first lesson is FREE!!

Academy of Drums & Guitar

589 Fischer Boulevard, Toms River, New Jersey 08753

(732) 270-8680


Check out this video of our Master Instructor, Neil Garthly.