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Since 1960, Kennelly Keys Music has been providing Northwest Communities with the highest quality musical instruments, accessories, service and education. We continue to set the standard with innovative ideas and services that provide our customers with what we consider to be a comprehensive music experience. The combined depth of knowledge and experience of our staff allows us to offer our customer’s expert, yet friendly advice and guidance. Our investments in Pacific Northwest communities allow us to offer these services while keeping prices well below those of our competitors

Our fully stocked and expertly staffed repair facility, can handle any musical instrument repair, and adds value to any purchase from our well stocked sales departments. Musical instruments of all types generally require at least a yearly adjustment for optimal performance. Everything from quick adjustments, to a complete overhaul is done locally, professionally and economically in a timely manner.

Kennelly Keys Music’s dedication to music education is unequaled in the Northwest:

  • We have assembled a staff of over a hundred talented music educators who teach the techniques and skills required for the use and enjoyment of a vast assortment of musical instruments.
  • Our teaching facilities include over 40 private lesson rooms, several group lesson rooms, group rehearsal rooms and a 150-seat recital hall. No other music retailer in the Northwest can come close to this level of accommodation and commitment to music education
  • Our “Educational Services Department” is staffed with full-time, dedicated, service professionals. You will not find better, more complete or faster service anywhere. Call to see how we can help with your music educational program or even just a quick delivery or repair.

Come by one of our locations today and see for yourself what we have to offer. We strive to make each customer feel welcome and valued.


American Music is the original rock shop of Seattle and the local professional musician’s choice since 1973! The current Fremont location has been continuously operating since its doors opened back in 1975. This long history of serving the Seattle music scene has made the Seattle American Music store a local landmark and a Fremont institution.

American Music is a locally owned music store with an incredibly experienced staff of musicians who provide their knowledge and expertise in guitars, basses, keyboards, percussion, pro audio, recording, lighting, amplifiers, effects and accessories. It’s a store for musicians run by musicians.

American Music is committed to elevating and supporting the music community through providing promotion, sponsorship, high quality products and services. If you are a musician in the Seattle area come on down to the store and be part of the American Music legacy!