About Guitar Repair Long Island
Guitar Repair Long Island is the creation of owner/head technician Erik Salomon. More than just expert guitar work, we fix all fretted instruments, including: basses, banjos, mandolins, and ukuleles. Conveniently located in Ronkonkoma NY, just north of the L.I.E. at exit 60, the shop is dedicated to providing quick, honest, and reliable service. Our vast experience in all aspects of instrument repair assure that we can help with whatever your needs are.
A far cry from a typical loud and cluttered music store, this clean space is dedicated to the purpose of caring for your prized instruments. Clients are seen one at a time, by appointment, in order to ensure a personal touch and the highest attention to detail. We carry an assortment of quality parts and accessories to keep your instruments playing their best and we are a warranty service center for some of the industries leading brands.
We are happy to offer rush service to those in need. Additionally, Guitar Repair Long Island provides specialty services you might not find in another shop. Services such as pedalboard setup, Backline tech support for live performances, onsite mobile repair service to your home or office, and we are even offer guitar repair lessons through group seminars or one on one tutoring in our shop.
Meet The Owner:
Erik received his bachelors of music degree from Five Towns College in May of 2010. The Valedictorian of his graduating class, he majored in jazz and Commercial music. In addition to his top academic rank, he also received the Audio Recording Technology Award at commencement.
While a student, Erik began pursuing an interest in musical instrument repair through independent study. After landing an apprenticeship at a local store, he was soon repairing instruments for many of his classmates and even some of the schools professors. By the time of graduation, Erik was already overseeing a busy repair shop inside of a national music retail store chain. Before striking out on his own, he served as an area specialist for the corporation, assisting with the hiring and training of new technicians within the company.
Erik is a member of the Association of Stringed Instrument Artisans. He prides himself on his professionalism, integrity, and of course on the high quality of his work. A capable tech., rest assured that whatever your repair needs are, your instrument will be in very good hands.