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Schmitt Director Center

SDC: Schmitt Director Center

The SDC’s Goal is…

  • To provide fast and efficient processing of your printed music and accessory orders
  • To be a resource for any questions about Schmitt Music products or services
  • To give the best possible pricing on printed music and on the most popular accessory items via our Director Price Guide

Click here to visit our Director Resources page!

Educators of the Year

CONGRATULATIONS to the “2019 EDUCATORS OF THE YEAR” – Scott Rabehl, Chiyo Trauernicht, and Andrea Whitcomb!

Schmitt Music set out to find the best of the best. We accepted nominations from the music community at large, and we’re proud to honor these three exceptional educators. A big THANK YOU to all those who nominated colleagues, and CONGRATS to all of the deserving nominees! Please CLICK HERE to learn more.

Get to know us!

We’re proud to be a part of the fine music education that you provide to your students, and encourage you to get acquainted with the new SDC team.

Jodi Tripp

Jodi Tripp


Jodi has had music in her life since she can remember. Starting with vivid memories of learning where “Middle C” was at the age of three and plucking out “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star” by ear. Throughout the years she has dabbled with a variety of instruments including: Violin, Piano and Tuba. Mostly she found her excellence in vocal performance and has performed in a variety of ensembles and venues from National choirs, to small jazz groups and the musical theater stage.

Professionally, Jodi has 15 years of corporate finance experience and enjoys the detective work in getting to the root of issues. She was happy to make the move to bring music back to her day to day life and is proud to head up this knowledgeable and wonderful team!

Mitch Perfetti

Mitch Perfetti


Mitch began his musical adventures at a young age. Being born into a family that always had music playing, it wasn’t hard to see he would soon grow a love and admiration for music. He began playing music at a young age and would continue to play and perform through his life. Playing in his High School Jazz band and small bands he set his sight on an education in music. Passionate about music he attended Minneapolis Community and Technical College for an Associate’s degree in Studio Production Engineering. After finding he enjoys helping others with musical needs he soon found a perfect fit with Schmitt Music as a Sales Associate. Working up to a dual position as Accessory and Print Specialist he became part of the SDC team and continues to work with the team.

In his free time Mitch enjoys spending time with his girlfriend and their two cats and cooking in his much too small kitchen. Grateful for the musical gift his parents gave him, Mitch continues to help new and experienced musicians with their musical needs.

Do you need help?

  • If you want to request a bid, email us.
  • If you need to talk to someone regarding any billed or unbilled invoice email us or call us at 763-569-9085 (toll free 1-866-797-4560).
  • If you need to talk to someone regarding your mailed statement contact the credit department at 763-398-5000.
  • If you have a question, comment or suggestion email us or call us at 763-569-9085 (toll free 1-866-797-4560).

The Schmitt Director Center staff is available for online, email, fax or phone orders. Phone hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30am – 4:30 pm. Your order can be delivered via your Schmitt Music Representative or, for faster service, it can be shipped directly to the school (shipping charges may apply).

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to work with you!
Phone: 763-569-9085 or 1-866-797-4560
Fax: 763-566-4763



Schmitt Music is a proud supporter of Music Makes Us Whole – music education advocacy for Minnesota schools