About

Hansen Music has been Billings, Montana’s premiere music equipment and service center since 1947 and was developed into the largest Billings music store by the late, the great, Pat Hansen and the continued strength of the Hansen Music team that he started.

Hansen Music provides musical instruments for every need in the musical community including school band and orchestra, facility outfitting, regional performers, local artists and private enthusiasts and equipment service is unmatched.

The store stocks Guitars, Amps, Effects, Drums, Folk Instruments, Band & Orchestra Instruments and Rentals, Sheet Music, Professional Audio, Accessories and Gear, and Keyboards.

Guitar, Drum, and Vocal lessons are also available.

Your Hansen Music Team

Hansen Music Bob Whitmer
Bob Whitmer Senior team member and the facility enforcer, Bob is the operational master for Hansen Music. A long time blues guitar player in countless bands in the region and decades of store experience, Bob will ensure you get a good set-up and service.
Art Eichele Hanson Music
Art Eichele Senior team member, head of equipment service and the in-shop “burning fingers” guitar player. Art supplies demos and expertise for a variety of axes at the store. Also a longtime regional artist, you can still see Art perform live with the Billings rock group “Zen.”
Hansen music Hilary Hess
Hilary Hess Sheet Music manager, computer interaction and administrative assistant, Hilary can provide you with a range of store services and can always point you in the right direction. She is the core of customer account care, Fun Fridays, apparel and special events.
Jason "Sonic" Foster Hansen Music
Jason “Sonic” Foster Jason is our Hansen Team’s percussion specialist. With years of professional playing, he is a pro at helping you select the right set-up, find cool new accessories, repair your current kits, and provides drum lessons.
Todd Naas Hansen Music
Todd Naasz Todd is your Hansen Music Team wind instrument and school band and orchestra wizard. He is our resident saxophone player and knows his way around the store’s sheet music and accessory areas like a pro.
Troy Falcon Hansen Music
Troy Falcon Troy is a knowledgeable team member. He is a guitar and bass player, singer. He is involved in two bands: “Counting Coup” (Western-Blues Outlaw Country style) and “Roy Buzzard & the Bones” (50s-60s Rock).