Dusty Strings is a fun, lively place to work that is committed to bringing music into people‚Äôs lives. We are happy to take applications for any position even if we have no current openings. We like knowing who's available and what their skills are. If possible, we prefer that applications be submitted in person. If you'd like to submit a job application, you can download one below or simply stop by the store and fill one out in person. Dusty Strings is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by law.

Retail Staff Application (fillable PDF)
Repair Staff Application (fillable PDF)
School Staff Application (fillable PDF)


Our teachers are highly accomplished working musicians with years of experience and a desire to help students discover, explore, and achieve their musical goals. If you are interested in teaching in our school, please email a cover letter describing your experience and desire to teach, along with a resume listing professional accomplishments, to school@dustystrings.com. We will keep your materials on file and reach out to you should we need someone on our teaching roster.


Dusty Strings presents several concerts throughout the year, as well as an annual Open House celebration around the holidays. Interested performers should have a solid audience draw in the Seattle area. Please contact the Education Director by emailing school@dustystrings.com.