Allow us to introduce ourselves:

  • Joel AmsdenOwner

    Joel Amsden is the owner of Kennebec Instrument & Amplifier, and Soma. He is a professional guitar and amplifier technician and a veteran guitarist/musician from Maine. With over 20 years of real-world experience, he is able to apply his experience, insight and knowledge to every piece we service, and provide the quality and consistency that working musicians expect.

  • Bert Koller - Kennebec Instrument and Amplifier

    Bert Koller

    Bert has been working for KIA since 2014, where he specializes in fretwork and general guitar repair and maintenance. He has a background in carpentry, writing and performing music, and the fine arts. All of which, along with a propensity for detail, have made him a strong addition to the KIA family.

  • Matt Knight

    Matt is the newest addition to the KIA team. His passion for the guitar, attention to detail, and technical prowess made him an obvious choice as a third member.