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Welcome to J. Rieck Music, your choice stringed instrument dealer, lutherie, and repair shop located in the heart of Sioux Falls, SD. 

South Dakota’s Premier Stringed Instrument Dealer

Locally owned and operated, J. Rieck Music has the expertise to help you find your next beloved guitar, cello, violin, uke, or viola. We offer a comfortable shopping experience, no matter where you are on your musical journey. Whether you are an orchestra student purchasing your first cello or a gigging professional looking for your next guitar, we proudly welcome musicians of all skill levels. 

Our store carries a wide inventory of top-tier stringed instruments to suit any playing situation. Click the logos below to see some of our current inventory.

Looking for strings, amplifiers, DI boxes, accessories or rare consignment finds? We’ve got those too. Stop by the shop or browse our current inventory. Your next musical treasure is waiting for you!

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Experienced Instrument Repair

Gone are the days of guessing about the quality, progress or timeline of your instrument repair. Conveniently located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, J. Rieck Music offers a wide variety of repair services for stringed instruments. With more experience than those other guys, you’ll feel confident leaving your instrument in the caring hands of our career luthiers and repair techs. 

We’re dedicated to maintaining the integrity of your instrument, keeping you in the loop on repair progress, and providing top-notch, timely service. We make sure we get it right on time, the first time.

Get that dull guitar playing like new again. 

Bring grandpa’s old violin back to life. 

Fix that horrifying body crack on your favorite Martin.

Worried about warranties or complex repairs? We happen to be a certified Martin Warranty Center. So rest easy, friend. We care for every instrument that comes into the shop as if it were our own.

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One of a Kind Custom Builds

Are you a seasoned musician looking for a custom build?  With over 17 years of career lutherie experience, J. Rieck is one of the best in the business. In fact, we’ve built everything from custom guitars and ukes, to a gorgeous stand-up electric bass. 

Head over to our Handmade Instruments page to schedule a consultation. We’ll review what you want your instrument to look like, feel like, and sound like. Our detailed process ensures you receive a one-of-a-kind instrument with beauty that is matched by exquisite playability. We know any custom instrument built by J. Rieck music is a piece of art you’ll cherish for years to come.

I Want A Custom Build

Violin Family Rental Program

Are you interested in violin family instruments but not sure where to start? Not quite ready to commit to a new purchase? At J. Rieck Music, we want to fuel your passion for music by making quality instruments accessible. That’s why we’ve established a rent-to-own program for students and beginners. Check out our program to rent violins, violas, or cellos at competitive rates. 

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Happy Customers

"Just wanted to let you know that my guitar is better than it has ever been. It sounds good and is much easier to play. Thank you for your excellent work!" - Randy Becker

"Had a few problems with my resonator, Josh expertly fixed them and had the guitar back in my hands 24 hours later.

"Top-notch, friendly service." -Mark Gregg

"He still cares about my guitar after it left his shop, and that is just one more reason I am proud to play a J. Rieck custom design."    -Craig Pederson

"Josh is friendly, honest and did a helluva fine job! Brought him a couple of my dad's old guitars and my son hasn't stopped playing them since I walked them in the door. Thanks!!" - Michael Phinney



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Fretted Instruments


Violin Family Instruments

Guitar Accessories

Violin Family Accessories

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Contact Info
  • Tuesday - Friday: 10-6
  • Saturday: 10-5
  • Sunday - Monday: Closed