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About Our Business

A Little More Information

Back in 1995, Lars Kirmser was teaching the Instrument Repair Program at Renton Technical College when he decided to open The Music Trader. Ever since, the incredible Music Repair Shop, located in the heart of Maple Valley has been offering music lovers as well as professional musicians all the music equipment they could possibly need.


Our main focus here at The Music Trader is band and orchestra. We try to provide our customers with everything they need for their musical career. We provide fast, reliable repair services for students as well as professionals, offer rent-to-own on select instruments, and provide a rental program for beginners. Here at the store you will find a large variety of sheet music for all instruments. Additionally, we buy and sell new and used instruments at affordable prices.


By choosing The Music Trader for all your musical needs you know that you are going to receive top notch customer service, a great market price and the best quality products available. Read on to learn about what we do best or contact us for further information.

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