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Where's the best place to buy piano music in the Minneapolis area? My two favorites are Groth Music in Bloomington, and Schmitt Music Warehouse/Showrooms in Brooklyn Center.
If you are looking for piano music in the Southern part of the Twin Cities area, I recommend you stop by Groth Music in Bloomington. Groth Music has a 20,000 square foot showroom and is known for their on-hand inventory of printed music. They carry both popular and educational music from all of the music publishers. Groth Music has a reputation for having a helpful, knowledgeable staff.
Along with printed music, they also carry band and orchestra instruments, acoustic and electric guitars, karoke, percussion, gift items, keyboards and music lessons.
Groth Music is located at 8056 Nicollet Avenue South, in Bloomington. You can visit them online at grothmusic.com.
Schmitt Music Warehouse/Showrooms
If you live in the northern part of the Twin Cities, my choice of music stores is Schmitt Music Warehouse/Showrooms in Brooklyn Center. This is Schmitt Music's main headquarters which was formerly located in downtown Minneapolis.
Schmitt Music carries a large selection of piano music from all of the major publishers. You will find educational music along with all of the latest popular titles. Schmitt Music has music specialists to help you find what you are looking for. If they don't have it in stock, they are happy to order it for you.
Along with printed music, Schmitt Music carries pianos, digital pianos, band and orchestra instruments, percussion, accessories and music lessons.
The Schmitt Music Warehouse/Showrooms is located at 2400 Freeway Boulevard in Brooklyn Center. They also have stores in Minnetonka, Edina Galleria, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Coon Rapids, Duluth, Rochester and Virginia. You can visit them online at schmittmusic.com.