Dusty Strings is a fun, lively place to work and is committed to bringing music into people’s lives. We are happy to take applications for any position even if we have no current openings. If you'd like to submit a job application, you can download one below or simply stop by the store. If possible, we prefer that applications be submitted 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 have an opening on our teaching roster. To ensure a safe environment for all, Dusty Strings conducts a background check on all teachers before they begin teaching at the School.


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.