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From Pianos to Power Chords: A Look Back at Ernie Williamson Music's 89 Years of Harmony

The year is 1935. The Great Depression lingers, but in Pittsburg, Kansas, a different kind of melody takes root. That's when Ernie Williamson, fueled by a passion for music, opens his doors, offering musical instruments and supplies to a community thirsting for harmony. Nearly nine decades later, Ernie Williamson Music isn't just a store; we're a local legend, a cornerstone of the Ozarks' vibrant music scene.

As Ernie Williamson Music embarks on its 90th year, the future looks bright. We're well-positioned to adapt and thrive in the ever-evolving music industry, our core values remaining their guiding melody. From humble beginnings to national recognition, our story is a testament to the power of passion, dedication, and the enduring love for music. So, the next time you strum a guitar, pick up a trumpet, or lose yourself in a piano sonata, remember the legacy of Ernie Williamson Music, a local legend that continues to orchestrate harmony in the Ozarks.