Coming Soon – Fructuoso Zalapa


We have photos of the new guitar on its way to us from Fructuoso Zalapa in Paracho, Mexico. It’s a beautiful cocobolo and spruce "Torres" model, similar to another we in stock, with inlay that suggests influence by a First Epoch Torres.

Matthias Lang plays Fleta and Esteso


Matthias Lang is a German guitarist who received his DMA from the University of North Texas, where he was guitar instructor. Currently, he is Professor of Guitar at the School of Music at Soochow University in Suzhou, China, where he now resides. He was in town for some concerts and had time for a few videos.

John Williams Interview Part 4 (Final)


Here’s the final installment of the Guitar CoOp John Williams interview. In this sit-down, Kayath, Goss and Williams discuss practicing, pieces and teaching styles, along with other topics you'll surely find interesting.

Tomasz Fechner – Tansman Suite in Modo Polonico on 7 guitars


Tomasz Fechner came back to GSI on what turned out to be the day he went from being a Masters student at USC to being a DMA student. The following videos are surely a sonorous treat.

The Elemental Guitar Program


Elemental Guitar, the newest addition to the Elemental Music program in Santa Monica, is heading into its second year under the direction of Mak Grgić. The program, for students in grades 3-6, features guitar classes designed to give each student a solid foundation in classical guitar technique, musicianship and ensemble playing.

Choosing Wood with Kenneth Brogger


Danish luthier Kenneth Brögger has just returned from a visit to the world’s largest dealer of exotic tone-woods for musical instruments, Maderas Barber in Valencia, Spain. Since 1974, Kenneth has purchased most of the wood used to build his fine concert guitars there in the outskirts of Valencia.
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Luthier: Andy Culpepper

Current Inventory     |     Past Inventory Andy Culpepper grew up in a musical family with two brothers who are both ac...

The Elemental Guitar Program

Elemental Guitar, the newest addition to the Elemental Music program in Santa Monica, is heading into its second year under the direction ...

Tomasz Fechner - Tansman Suite in Modo Polonico on 7 guitars

Tomasz Fechner came back to GSI on what turned out to be the day he went from being a Masters student at USC to being a DMA student (he ...

Choosing Wood with Kenneth Brogger

Danish luthier Kenneth Brögger has just returned from a recent visit to the world’s largest dealer of exotic tone-woods for musical instru...

Coming Soon - Fructuoso Zalapa

We have photos of the new guitar on its way to us from Fructuoso Zalapa in Paracho, Mexico. It's a beautiful cocobolo and spruce 'Torres...