Browsing All posts tagged under »Durham«


October 28, 2014


High Strung Community! It’s been a while since our last blog post, but things have been busy at the shop as usual. You, our beloved customers, jammers, teachers, and students, have continued to give positive feedback on the retail space at 1803 W. Markham, and the new location has helped your numbers grow. We had […]

Grand Opening Shindig

March 18, 2014


Many of you were in attendance for our Grand Opening party and sale February 22nd. It was a truly joyful celebration of finally having finished remodeling and settling in at 1803 W. Markham. High Strung provided live music and snacks all day, and the community truly showed their support for us. We had so much […]

The Madness of Rental Season

September 12, 2013


Back to school season is crazy for everyone. Whether you are a student or a parent, a teacher, administrator, or retailer, the end of August tends to bring on a mad rush of endless to-do-lists, expenses, and Tetris-like scheduling puzzles. But it’s not all stress and logistics. When I was a student, it was the […]

Best of the Triangle!

June 22, 2013


THANK YOU to all the High Strung supporters who voted for us in the Indy Week’s Best of the Triangle competition this year. We are so honored that you voted us Best Place to Buy a Musical Instrument for the 3rd year in a row! This year, for the first time we were able to […]

The Humble Ukulele

April 26, 2013


Well, since I am both the Ukulele lady and the High Strung blogger, I decided to open our blog with a dedication to the humble ukulele. When I first came to High Strung, I was a guitar player. I have long arms. I felt like I was imitating a T-Rex when I held a soprano […]