Located at the bottom of Madison Avenue hill  in Mankato, and with over 35 years of experience, Rhapsody Music will help you find what you need,  beginner or pro! Call us about instrument  repairs, lessons, installs, sticks, strings, and  accessories.  

Meet The Team

Howard Mock is the Owner/Operator of Rhapsody Music. Driven by the desire to improve the Mankato music scene, he opened the store in 1985. He performs with groups such as Sandra Lee and The Velvets and Powerhouse around Mankato and Southern Minnesota.

Zach is the store manager and our local lefty as well as our drumset teacher here at Rhapsody. Zach has had experience in a wide variety of musical ensembles ranging from playing in rock groups to marching bands and studied music edcuation at Minnesota State University, Mankato. 


Ethan is a graduate of UMKC Conservatory and a phenomenal bassist and keyboard player. If you wanna talk jazz or get some tips on recording, swing by and chat with Ethan!

Steve!  Resident retired guy, loves to talk guitars!! He has the knowledge of every radius, body make, and component to every guitar we have in store! Also head of the used department!

SP (another Steve!) our friendly neighborhood handy man. Need some new pickups installed, wheels put on your amp, or a quick neck adjustment? SP has your back!


Billy is another one of our fantastic repair techs as he worked for Warmoth. With experience from fret work to pickup replacement Billy will take care of ya!