Rick Turner

Rick Turner


Playing Level

  • Advanced

Professional Status

  • Music Professional

Rick Turner has been designing, building, and repairing acoustic and electric guitars for more than 35 years. He got his start in the music business as an RCA recording artist with the band Autosalvage, played guitar with Canadian folk duo Ian and Sylvia, and also worked for years as a live sound engineer. He designed magnetic pickups and cofounded Highlander Musical Audio Products before beginning his current company, the Renaissance Guitar Corp. Turner is a regular contributor to Acoustic Guitar magazine and has been a contributing editor since 1991.

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