Walter Ringleb established Ringleb Winds in 1993 as a custom woodwind repair shop located in Fort Worth, Texas.

Walter has extensive experience working with the entire woodwind family of instruments and specializes in Professional Model Flute and Clarinet repair. His customers include members of Symphony Orchestras, Freelance Professionals, Educators and Students.

Walter apprenticed under Stephan Harris (Harris Woodwind Repair) in Denver, Colorado. Stephan worked under the tutelage of famous woodwind specialist Hans Moennig.

Walter holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Performance and Post-Graduate studies from The Manhattan School of Music and the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University.

 Walter and his wife reside in Fort Worth, Texas.