Leslie Faltin


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Instrumental Music Center

Leslie Faltin earned a degree the University of Arizona in chemistry with a minor in mathematics and physics. She was selling radiation therapy equipment in Bellflower, California with a career in science before her.  That was, until she met Michael Faltin, who had just finished his degree in music education. In 1999, after being married for a few years, Michael proposed mortgaging the house and opening a music store. Leslie was able to join the store full-time in 2001. She handles much of the day-to-day operations and has established a name for herself as a contributor to Music Inc. magazine and serving on the panel at NAMM for Best In Show.