Category Archives: Lutherie

Hauser for Sale

Hauser for Sale – Christie’s New York announces sale of over 150 fine musical instruments on October 14.

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Legendary Guitar Heroes

No, not those heroes, THESE heroes: Wendelin Tieffenbrucker David Tecchler Matteo Sellas Giacomo (Jacob) Ertel Antonio Stradivari Gennaro Fabricatore Nicòla Turturro Mario Maccaferri John D’Angelico James D’Aquisto …and others. These are some of the guitar makers featured in Guitar Heroes: … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Guitar

These are pictures of a new guitar made by luthier Jeffrey Elliott for Portland guitarist David Bertman, who says they worked together on the design over a long period of time. Materials: Top: European Spruce Back and sides: European Maple … Continue reading

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Roger Williams – Luthier

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Classical Guitar, Gut Strings, and a Tornavoz

According to luthier Michael Thames, this is the beautiful sound that Tarrega would have heard. The player is Gary Stewart, the composer is Isaac Albeniz, the piece is Cuba, the arranger is Stanley Yates, the guitar maker is Micheal Thames. … Continue reading

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