Our capable instrument maintenance and repair team can handle almost any repair request for brass and woodwind instruments, stringed and fretted instruments and most electronics (from amps to keyboards).

We are the authorized repair center for most major brands!

Drop-off services

are available

7 days a week!


Stringed Instruments

Damian Jacoby
ead Stringed Instrument
Repair Technician

The Candyman offers in-house repairs and maintenance as well as an off-site luthier for stringed instruments.

Bench Rate

$60.00 Per Hour

Repairs estimated an individual basis. 

  • Basic Guitar Set-ups
    (electric & acoustic)

  • String Changes
    (on most stringed instruments)

  • Guitar Crack Repairs

  • Complete Fret Jobs

  • Pick-up Replacements
    & Installation

  • Electric Guitar Re-wiring 

  • & More!


Standard 6 String Guitar

$15.00 + cost of strings 

Classical Guitar
$20.00 + cost of strings 

12 String Guitar

$30.00 + cost of strings 

All Additional Hourly Based Work  $60/hour + supply costs 

Additional Charge

for Rush Requests


Address: 851 St. Michael's Drive-Santa Fe, NM 87505
Email: damian@candymansf.com
Phone: (505) 983.5906


Wednesday 11-6     Thursday thru Saturday 9:30-6    Sunday 12-5

Chris Riggins
ead Woodwind & Brass
Instrument Repair Technician

The Candyman offers in-house repairs and maintenance for woodwind and brass instruments to ensure your instrument is performing at its best! 

Woodwind Instruments

Brass Instruments

  • Adjustment or Re-pad
    (including vintage & professional instruments)

  • Tenon Cork
    for oboe, clarinet, alto or
    bass clarinet

  • Saxophone Neck Cork

  • Flute Head Cork

  • High Temp & Soft Solder

  • Spring Replacement

  • Refit Metal Tenon

  • Silver Polish
    (flute & saxophone)

  • Felt Replacement

  • Pad Repair & Replacement

  • Additional repairs as requested.

  • Pull Stuck Mouthpieces

  • Trumpet & Trombone
    Slide Service

  • Align & Restring Rotary Valve

  • High Temp & Soft Solder

  • Waterkey Cork and Spring Replacement

  • Silver Polishing Services on all brass instruments

  • Valve Casing Repairs

  • Unfreeze stuck slides and valves

  • Additional repairs as requested.


Bench Rate

$60.00 Per Hour

Repairs estimated on
an individual basis. 


Bring in your instrument for

a free evaluation!

Address: 851 St. Michael's Drive - Santa Fe, NM 87505
Email: chris@candymansf.com
Phone: (505) 983.5906

Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:30 am- 6:00 pm


Murali Levine of Kali Music Repair is certified for Fender, Peavey, Marshall, Korg, Vox, Mesa Boogie and Roland warranty and non-warranty repair as well as all other brands of non-warranty repair. Keyboard service is also available for warranty and non-warranty issues for Roland and Korg products.

Contact Murali Levine at:
for estimates and related information.
Take advantage of our 7-day per week
drop off service!

Kali Music Repair
Electronic Services

  • Amplifiers

  • Pedals

  • Rack Mount FX Units

  • PA Amps & Systems

  • Keyboards

  • Microphones

  • Guitars & Bass Guitars


Virtually any other electronic or electrified musical instrument


Kali Music Repair also designs and builds custom tube guitar amps!

"I’ve never had to advertise. Word just gets around when you offer good service.  And working with The Candyman all these years has been a pleasure and a blessing.  I’m grateful to my customers and to the owners and staff at The Candyman who’ve made it possible for my business to be successful."

Murali Levine, Kali Music Repair

We at The Candyman concur; it’s been a wonderful partnership!

Woodwind & Brass Instruments


For repairs on bowed instruments, see our good friends at The Violin Shop of Santa Fe. 


Remember, musical instruments require routine maintenance to play their best and with the least amount of effort. We provide consultations and checkups to keep your instrument in top playing condition, so that it will sound it’s best and be in the most enjoyable playing form.

851 St. Michael’s Drive, Santa Fe 87505
Hours: Monday thru Saturday 9:30-6:00
          Sunday 12:00-5:00