About Menchey Music

Joel Menchey - Menchey Music

Joel Menchey, President

Welcome to Menchey Music Service, your family-owned local source for all musical needs since 1936! We are a full-service school music dealer with retail stores in Central Pennsylvania and Maryland, plus an Operations and Educator Center located in Hanover, PA.

Our primary focus is to serve the needs of students, parents, and music educators, and provide support to school music programs. Through our retail stores and a team of school service representatives, our company is able to provide a competitive, full service solution to music educators and student musicians. Our policy is to provide honest advice and top-quality products and service to our customers.

We rent and sell band and orchestra instruments, guitars, and keyboard products as well as print music and musical accessories. We also provide repair service and musical instruction in our stores through the Looking4Lessons teaching network.

In addition to our core business, Menchey Music also maintains 3 specialty stores to serve you including our Yamaha Piano Gallery, Orchestral String Gallery, and Educational Print Music Department.


Our Vision

We envision a world where every person has the opportunity to enrich their life through the power of music.

Our Mission

In partnership with music educators, our mission is to provide the highest quality musical products, services, and education to our students and customers.

Our Core Values

  • We are Passionate about Music – Education, Enjoyment, & Advocacy.
  • We are a MUSIC Team – Motivated, Upbeat, Supportive, Innovative and Creative!
  • We act with Integrity and Respect. ¬†We do the right thing and are respectful of others.
  • We strive for a Win Win Outcome for ALL.
  • We look at the Big Picture and have a Global View.
  • We are Devoted and Determined to achieve success and always do our BEST!