Des Moines

3910 University Ave West Des Moines, IA 50266
Phone: 515-267-9501
Store Hours:
Sun: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Mon-Fri: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Sat: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Tommy Store Manager, Des Moines Store Email Me

Events Calendar

Jul 30 Recording Made Easy for iPad 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aug 02 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 1 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Aug 02 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Aug 06 Live Sound 101 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Aug 09 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 2 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Purchase “The Process of Separation" the group's new CD at Guitar Center in West Des Moines

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Matty
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards

Hello, my name is Matt Miller and I work in the Pro Audio department at Guitar Center West Des Moines.  Music has been my...
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Ian W.
Technician, Repair- Guitar
Certified in: Repair

Hi everyone! I'm Ian, I fix guitars here at Guitar Center. I worked at the Cedar Rapids store from our grand opening in 2007 until...
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Nemo
Sales Associate Accessories
Certified in: Accessories

Hello reader, I'm Nemo from guitar center west Des Moines.  Ive been playin guitar since I was 13. It was the first instrument....
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Peter
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: Keyboards, ProAudio, Guitars, Drums, Accessories

Ever since I was old enough to irritate my parents by beating on pots and pans with wooden spoons, I knew music was my calling....
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Joey
Sales Associate HiTech
Certified in: ProAudio, Keyboards, Accessories

Hello Im Joey, I am a Hi-Tech Pro Audio Associate at the West Des Moines Guitar Center. I have been involved in my musical career...
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Evan
Assistant Manager
Certified in: Drums, Accessories, Keyboards, ProAudio, Guitars

Hey!    My name is Evan Cokeley and I was born and raised here in Des Moines, IA. I started playing music at the...
GET TO KNOW GUITAR CENTER, Des Moines
Guitar Center had the honor of opening its doors in the Des Moines area in 2005 with a spectacular grand opening that drew hundreds to see what it was all about. Since then Guitar Center in West Des Moines has become a staple of the music community. 

Every day GC gets visited by hundreds of people running the gambit from national touring bands to new hobbyist just learning to play their first instrument. The crew in the store is just as diverse, and they are here to make sure that you are able to come in, have great time and leave with everything you need to go home and make music.

Take a few moments and go through our site and get to know the people that are here to help you out, and feel free to send and email with any questions you might have!