about us

Mid West Music is owned and operated by Glen Simpson. You can find us at 6 Sturt Street Ballarat, Vic 3350 right next to Cold Rock Icecreams just before the Bridge Mall.

Mid West Music has been in operation for more than 28 years. The store has seen many changes and continued improvement to it’s product range and services.

As we are a locally owned and operated business, we are a part of the community we live in. We support many organisations and schools.

Our customers are our number one priority. We offer top quality products at highly competitive prices, So why not come on in and check us out or call us on 03 5331 6436!

We stock all the major brands of guitars. amps, pedals, leads, and strings including Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Jackson, Valencia, Tanglewood, Epiphone, Squier, Ashton, SX, Peavey, Laney, Kustom, Boss, Roland, Ernie Ball, Elixir, Line 6, D’Addario, and Dunlop. We also stock Banjos Mandolins and a large range of Ukeleles.

Drum brands available include Tama, Mapex, D Drum, Kat, Ashton, DXP, Vic Firth, Promark, Evans, Zildjian, Paiste, Sambian, and Remo while we also have a range of Keyboards and Electric Pianos from Yamaha, Hemmingway and Ashton including many touch sensitive and weighted key models.

Brass and woodwind requirements are also met by Fontaine. Rico, Rico Royal, Vandoren, Ashton, Trevor James, and Jupiter along with a range of stringed instuments such as violins, violas, celloes and double basses. We also supply a vast range of recorders, microphones ( AKG and Shure), books, harmonicas, stands, leads, tuners, bongos, djembes, tambourines, headphones and P.A.s.

Our new Hire Department features Jukeboxes with optional Karaoke, PHOTO BOOTHS both manned and do it yourself packages, Public Address systems, stage equipment and lighting, Disco and Effects lighting, smoke machines, Ipod powered speakers, D.Js and Mobile Disco hire.

For your next fundraising or party event we also have Frozen cocktail and Daiquiri machines, Fairy Floss, Popcorn, Photo Booths and Arcade machines for hire with some awesome combo deals available.

I look forward to meeting any of your musical, party and fundraising requirements in the future. Regards Simmo.