The Musical Depot Team
Scott & Jodeen
Scott and Jodeen Gilreath started Musical Depot in 2005. We had a dream to find a way to bring more music to people and make playing instruments affordable to young and old. Jodeen's strengths are managing the store and the administrative side of the business. Scott's strengths lie in his product knowledge, repair and technical abilities. Scott also has been a musician for 30 years.
Victoria has been working as a customer service representative and store manager since 2010 at Musical Depot. Victoria handles the administrative duties and scheduling for the School of Music. Her customer service is very friendly and helpful to our customers.
Zach joined our team in the summer of 2021 as one of our sales team. He has also been a long time customer and guitar student at Musical Depot. Zach is a student at FMU studying Marketing and we think he is going to bring a great energy to our customers. He plays and records music whenever he can.
Jeff joined our team in 2016 for PA Installation. He has over 15 years experience in pro audio and setting up sound systems. As a working musician, he is very familiar with how stages and other venues are setup and should sound. With his extensive knowledge and experience he is a perfect fit for the team.
Travis joined our team as a music specialist in 2017. Travis has been playing guitar for several years. He also plays banjo, bass, mandolin, and drums. With his great work ethic and customer service, he is a fantastic addition to the team. Travis is also an accomplished repair technician, and has a great drive for repairing and perfecting.
Alex has worked at Musical Depot for nearly a decade. From repair technician to sales associate, now he works as the store logisticain and stock manager.
Jeff Springs teaches beginner to advanced guitar, bass, uke, beginner dobro, and intermediate to advanced banjo and mandolin. Jeff has been employed as a teacher at Musical Depot since 2009 offering guitar instruction in metal, rock, bluegrass and more. Jeff is an amazing musician and can be found all over Florence playing music. A real asset to the team with his vast knowledge and natural talent.
Savannah Gaymon has joined our team as a piano instructor in 2022. Savannah is a very accomplished pianist. She attended Winthrop University graduating recently with a piano performance degree. Savannah is an amazing addition to our team and has a real passion for music and helping others become musicians. Savannah can absolutely teach to read music and help in performing songs.
Travis Pattillo has been employed as a beginner to intermediate guitar instructor and uke with Musical Depot since 2012, offering guitar instruction in shred, metal, rock, bluegrass, country, and more. Travis has been playing guitar for several years. He also plays banjo, bass, mandolin, and drums. Travis loves all genres of music and is very excited to help students with their interest in music.
Zach joined our team in the summer of 2021 as one of our sales team. He has also been a long time customer and guitar student at Musical Depot. With nearly a decade of music experience, now he joins our staff of instructors as a guitar, bass, and uke instructor. He plays and records music whenever he can, has a real passion for music, and is excited to teach his students what he has learned.
Michael Free has been employed as a piano teacher with Musical Depot since 2015. Michael has graduated with a degree in music industry at FMU. Michael has played piano, guitar, and bass for several years. Classical guitar and classical music is his biggest passion. He aslo has experience in other genres of music such as jazz, blues, rock, and pop.
Michael can be seen playing at graduations, with several local bands as well