Mark Ragin
Mark Ragin
President & CEO

St. Louis Music is one of the largest general distributors of musical instruments and accessories in North America.

Since 1922, we have supplied all types of music stores, from band and orchestra specialists, guitar stores, drum stores, school music dealers and of course general music retailers too.

Our company is the corporate owner of some of the finest musical instrument brands in the world such as Alvarez and Alvarez-Yairi Guitars, Austin Guitars, Sigma Guitars (USA), Knilling String and Blessing Brass instruments, as well as leading accessory brands such as Hamilton Stands, Union Station, DEG, HW Products, Perfection Pegs and Zonda Reeds.

In the USA, SLM is the exclusive distributor of P. Mauriat Instruments, Dixon Drums and Hardware, Antigua Wind Instruments, pInstruments and Mooer Pedals and Effects.

Our accessory division, SLM Marketplace, is one of the largest and most comprehensive suppliers of its type representing over 13,000 products from some of music’s most famous brands such Audio Technica, C.F. Martin, D’Addario, Dunlop, Korg, Manhasset, Rico, Remo, Selmer, Vandoren, Vic Firth, Yamaha and many more.

Our Objective

Our role as a company is to work closely with music retailers to grow strong and mutually beneficial business relationships and promote and support the music industry as a whole, as well as encourage music making throughout the world.

At SLM we go the extra mile in customer service with a host of dealer support programs to help with sales and marketing. We offer drop ship services, private label manufacturing, in-house financing and extended terms through Wells Fargo. We also provide dealers with their own 300 page, full color accessory catalog, branded with the dealer’s store to aid in marketing to schools, churches, marching bands and colleges. This is our Retail Catalog Program, a great marketing tool to help serve your local music community.

If you’re a musical instrument retailer and would like more information on our company and our products, and how we can help grow your business, please contact us for our latest trade catalog or to arrange a visit from your local sales representative.

Thank you for visiting.

Mark Ragin
President & CEO

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