Kent WA

13306 SE 240th Street Kent, WA 98042-5106
Phone: 253-850-8000
Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sun: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Store Services

Blog Archives

01/29/2019 - New Guitar Teacher!
10/30/2018 - Upgrade Your Sound
04/04/2018 - Hiring Piano Teachers!

Due to space limitations, Kent WA does not offer lessons. Please check our locations directory for another store near you which may offer lessons.

Meet The Experts

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Retail Manager - N
Expertise: Guitar, Bass, Amplifiers & Effects, Orchestral Strings Accessories, Folk & Traditional Instruments, Recorders, Keyboards, Print Music

Hi, my name is Chris. I play several instruments, but guitar and bass are my specialty. I have been playing for twelve years,...
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Senior Sales Associate
Expertise: Orchestral Strings, Folk & Traditional Instruments, Keyboards, Violins, Violas, Cellos, Books, Sheet Music & Media

Hello! I'm a Sales Associate here at Music & Arts in Kent, as well as the store's one-man-orchestra. While my main instruments...
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Senior Sales Associate
Expertise: Orchestral Strings, Violins, Technology, Orchestral Strings Accessories, Pro Audio, Bass, Amplifiers & Effects, Guitar

What's up? My name is Kaitlyn and I'm a sales associate at Music & Arts in Kent, Washington. I started playing violin when...

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Get to Know Music & Arts, Kent WA

Music & Arts is wildly passionate about music. Since 1952, we’ve been on a mission to get people of all ages, interests and backgrounds excited about the art form we love. From private music lessons and sheet music to name brand instrument and music accessory sales, rentals and repairs, we’re proud to be America’s favorite one-stop music shop. We’re proud to serve people at every stage of their musical journey, so whether you’re a professional music educator or are learning about music for the very first time, you’ll always have a home here at Music & Arts!

Welcome to the Kent, Washington Music & Arts store page! You can find us on the northwest corner of SE 240 St and 132nd Ave SE. We’re a short walk away from Kohr Pond and Clark Lake Park. When you’re finished shopping with us, we invite you to take in some of Washington’s natural scenic beauty!

We proudly serve the wonderful community here in Kent and the surrounding areas of Covington, Maple Valley, Lakeland North, Federal Way, Auburn, Lake Morton–Berrydale, Des Moines, Black Diamond, Ravensdale, East Hill-Meridian, Maple Heights-Lake Desire and more!

Music & Arts partners with schools nationwide to provide music resources to America’s music students. We proudly work with the Kent, Auburn, & Tahoma school districts among others.

Schools include Sunrise, Panther Lake, Kent Lake, Kent Ridge, Kent Wood and more!

Need to restring your instrument? We all know how much of a pain restringing an instrument like the guitar, bass or violin is, so why not let the instrument repair and maintenance team here in our store handle it for you? Drop your instrument off with us, and we’ll have it cleaned and restrung in no time. We’re here to help you get back to what’s most important––playing music!

Did you know that Macklemore is from here in Kent? The famous rapper got his musical start in Kent and you can too with some private lessons taught here in our store! Whether you’re interested in learning a new instrument or in getting help with writing some music of your own, our university-trained staff can help! Ask about our private and group lesson options today!

Getting ready for a performance at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center? With everything from effects pedals, music stands and tuners to a wide selection of books and sheet music, we’re here to help you nail your musical performances! Let the Music & Arts here in Kent be your last stop before you take the stage!


Ran by the same family for over 65 years, Music & Arts is proud to be America’s leading provider of instrument sales, rentals, repairs and music lessons. Our remarkable story of growth is rooted in the countless unshakable relationships we’ve formed with students, parents, educators and musicians of every stripe over the past six decades. We’ve grown in some incredible ways over the years, but we’ve never lost sight of music’s vast importance in the many communities we serve. Come by and see us at our Kent Location today! We can’t wait to meet you!