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Minnetonka Music offers a complete selection of musical instruments, music education, instrument repairs, school instrument programs, sound equipment, music books and instrument accessories. Located in the heart of downtown Excelsior, we take pride in helping musicians and aspiring musicians throughout the western communities of Minneapolis achieve their goals in music.

Minnetonka Music offers everyday low prices.

Excelsior Rock Club

Peter Dotson's Excelsior Rock Club is coming again to Minnetonka Music for Summer 2016. Kids 8-18, get ready for more intense rock study and all the fun of playing in a REAL ROCK BAND!
Summer Rock Club sessions include:

- 8 Group Rehearsals
- 8 Half-Hour Private Lessons with Peter Dotson to hone your rock skills
- Each new student will also receive a Excelsior Rock Club T-Shirt
- and a Live Performance at a local music venue (date and location TBD)

Tuition is $400 and fun is GUARANTEED!
There's a maximum of 6 openings for each session. If we fill up Thursdays, another day will be added depending on everyone's schedules.
To register or for more info, call Minnetonka Music (952) 474-3277 or email Peter Dotson at

Open Mic Nights

Local Open Mic Nights offer a great opportunity to showcase your talents!

Excelsior Brewing Company:
2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, 5:30pm- 10:00pm.
Dave Evans, Peter Dotson, Cooper Alt, Jeff Danke & RJ LaValle of Minnetonka Music usually play at 8:30.

Lake Minnetonka Open Mic Nights at the Southshore Community Center

For more information, visit

Discover 9Tomorrows' CD, 'Gravity In Love'!

'Gravity In Love' is the exciting new release from local Excelsior band, 9Tomorrows.  Produced by Dave Kellogg of our affiliate recording studio, who's worked and toured extensively with reggae bands in the Bahamas, this sophisticated, intelligent and energetic mix features an uplifting infusion of modern reggae and songs that range from soulful to danceable.

Look for 'Gravity in Love' at Minnetonka Music and online at itunes.

9Tomorrows is back in the studio and playing at local venues.  For more information and a show schedule, visit their website at

John Rosensteel - 'Savannah's Song'

Check out our drum teacher, John Rosensteel's new video produced by Peter Dotson in our recording studio.

Enjoy Great Live Music at these Excelsior Venues

Also watch for the Excelsior Commons Summer Concert Series!