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Ted Brown Music in Yakima provides in-house brass, woodwind, strings, and guitar repair.

For turnaround times, questions or other issues, contact the TBM Yakima repair department. For guitar-related inquiries, contact Brad Gothberg.

Mark Felix

Mark Felix is the full time repair technician at Ted Brown Music in Yakima. He specializes in brass, woodwind and stringed instrument repair. Mark completed the band instrument repair course at Fred Kirschner’s Eastern School of Musical Instrument Repair in 1981 and has been providing quality service on brass and woodwind instruments for over 30 years. He knows and understands all aspects of instrument repair, from exact pad seating, key fitting, and adjustments on all woodwind instruments, fine tolerance brass instrument valve work, and small dents, right up to complete overhauls and custom repair work. Mark does all his work with a pride of craftsmanship you thought impossible to find today.

Brad Gothberg

Brad Gothberg is the in-house guitar repair technician at Ted Brown Music in Yakima. He has been providing quailty service on acoustic and electric guitars for over 15 years. An accomplished finger style guitar performer, Brad understands the importance of accurate guitar setup and adjustments. Fretwork, string nut, tuners, bridge work, and neck adjustments are some of the services he provides.

Brad also specializes in electric guitar repairs, and will customize your guitar with new pickups, locking tuners, new tone and volume controls, repair wiring problems and extact setup of Floyd Rose-style tremolo bridges. Brad also does minor electronic repairs on keyboards, amplifiers, speakers and effects pedals.

Brad will take the time to accurately adjust, repair and set up guitars for the most discriminating musician.