Steve Ryder Stringed Instruments has been in operation since 1987 and has grown from basic instrument repair into professional refinishing, repair, and designing/building of custom stringed instruments. The shop is located in South Portland, Maine. Herein lie some examples of Steve's electric mandolins and services used by musicians and other makers for the past twenty three years.
Member of the GUILD OF AMERICAN LUTHIERS since 1983
Finishing and final assembly for DANA BOURGEOIS GUITARS in Lewiston, Maine for 3 - 1/2 years
Finisher and toolmaker for SBS Guitars (under the Schoenberg label) for 2 years
Guitar and mandolin player since 1967
For more information not presented on this site, call the number below between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST. If there's no answer, leave a message and Steve will return your call ASAP.