NOVA Muisc 2015 Top 100 Dealer


NOVA Music Center of Manassas, VA, has been recognized as one of the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Top 100 Dealers for 2015.  Dubbed the ‘retail Oscars’ by Music Inc. magazine, NAMM’s Top 100 Dealer Awards spotlight the industry’s very best music product retailers and share their stores’ strategies for success.

According to NAMM president and CEO Joe Lamond, the Top 100 Dealers are the role models for music retailers’ success. “The Top 100 Dealer Awards recognizes NAMM Member retailers who have achieved a high level success in serving their customers in creative and innovative ways,” Lamond said. “Music retailers work tirelessly, year-round to enrich their communities with music. NAMM Members shouldn’t miss this chance to receive well-deserved recognition for their efforts from their peers, vendors and local community.”

NOVA Music Center owner Erich RussekRobbins commented, “This is the third time in four years that NOVA Music has been awarded the Top 100 award.  We continue to build on our Best Emerging Dealer of 2012 and are excited that NAMM has recognized that we have evolved and expanded our role in the community.”

NOVA Music Center is a family-owned small business. It opened its doors in the historic Town of Clifton in December of 2010.  In June, 2012, NOVA Music Center, found its permanent home in Old Town Manassas (8963 Centre St, Manassas, VA 20110). The store maintains a lesson room in Clifton.

NOVA Music offers instruments, sheet music and accessories, music lessons, instrument rentals and repairs in an environment where musicians can play and learn together. The store has the widest selection of ukuleles and print music in Northern Virginia.  NOVA Music Center offers numerous free events, and many workshops and educational events. They have hosted well-known musician such as Bill Kirchen, Pierre Bensusan, Marcy Marxer and Cathy Fink for workshops and performances at NOVA Music. For more information, visit