Mon - Thu 10 am - 8 pm
Friday 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday Noon - 4 pm


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.


Band Season at Minnetonka Music

Minnetonka Music has the band and orchestra instruments your child needs. Stop in to our convenient location and let our knowledgeable salespeople help you outfit your student with the tools they need for the wonderful enrichment music education provides. You'll find Minnetonka Music on the list of recommended music sources for virtually all local schools.
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Now Thru the End of October: Delight your student with a "hands on", personal band or orchestra Instrument Overview with Bob Bushnell, our Director of Music Education. If your child is uncertain about which instrument to play, Bob will be happy to provide a tour of the many options and help your child make the best selection for their personality and goals in music so that they'll be most likely to develop and maintain a lifetime interest in music. Schedule today: 952-474-3277   Click here for more details about our Rentals.


Excelsior Rock Club

Peter Dotson's Excelsior Rock Club is coming again to Minnetonka Music for Fall 2014. Kids 8-18, get ready for more intense rock study and all the fun of playing in a REAL ROCK BAND!

This Rock Club session includes:

  • 8 Group Rehearsals: Thursdays, 6-8 pm, October 2nd - November 20th
  • 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 so sign up early! 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 dotsonpeter@gmail.com.


Lake Minnetonka Open Mic Nights

Saturday, September 27th, South Shore Community Center

Lake Minnetonka Open Mic Nights are a great opportunity to showcase your talents.  Find out more at info: http://lakeminnetonkaopenmic.org/ or by calling Ed Trippet at 612-910-7731.


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 this summer.  For more information and a show schedule, visit their website at www.9tomorrowsband.com.




Enjoy Great Live Music at these Excelsior Venues




Also watch for the Excelsior Commons Summer Concert Series!