Dunkley Music was founded by William K Dunkley and his wife Dorothy in 1950 in
The Early Years
William K Dunkley was studying to be a dentist when his brother talked him into starting a piano store in
William K wanted to represent the very best brands, especially Steinway & Sons, so they moved to
Over the years the business has grown tremendously, always with the Steinway instruments at its heart. William K’s son Mark Dunkley came to work at the store as a teenage piano mover, and worked up through the ranks. After Mark received his CPA degree from BYU, he moved back to work at the store full-time in 1982, and married his wife Karen a year later. After William K and Dorothy retired, Mark and Karen took over the store and have expanded the reach and size of the business many times over. A second location was opened in
Dunkley Music has dedicated itself to making the best possible instruments available to the public at a fair price, and to providing excellent service to our customers. Music education is our passion, for all ages, but especially for children. Our store motto has always been “the richest child is poor without music,” and we proudly have supported music in schools and universities.
Our Recital Hall, The Dorothy Dunkley Recital Hall, has a Steinway Concert Grand available for teacher and student recitals, and our two highly trained piano technicians take care of numerous private and institutional customers throughout the valley and the state. Our instrument repair and piano moving departments are always humming with activity, as are our guitar, print music, drum, and electronics departments.
We are a full-line music store,
carrying Steinway & Sons,
We sponsor Teacher Workshops, and support numerous Arts Organizations. We invite you to drop in and browse, and let our professional musicians on staff guide you in your purchases. We are celebrating the past sixty years, and looking forward to the next sixty.