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

Oct 25 Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools: Week 4 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Oct 25 Group Guitar Lesson 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Oct 29 Pedalboard Customization 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Purchase “The Process of Separation" the group's new CD at Guitar Center in West Des Moines

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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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Guy
Sales Training Manager
Certified in: Guitars, Accessories, ProAudio, Drums, Keyboards

I've been a musician my whole life, starting on the piano when I was five years old and moving on to the guitar when I was...
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Ricc Terranova
Sales Associate Guitars
Certified in: Guitars

So.....a little about me. My obsession with music and guitar in particular started early. When I was 4 I saw a picture of Paul...
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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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Evan
Sales Associate Drums
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...
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Peter
Assistant Manager
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....
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!