Daniel Friederich on Symmetry


This article by one of the titans of 20th century luthiery, entitled “The classical guitar soundboards and their bracing: The luthier´s dilemma – symmetry or asymmetry in the structural design of the soundboards”, will be of great interest to luthiers, but also to anyone who loves the guitar and its history.

Matthew Fish plays 1961 Hauser II


Here’s Matthew Fish playing Tobin Roye’s Pandorian Suite on a gorgeous 1961 Hermann Hauser II, which was played but also meticulously preserved over 5 decades. It is a beautiful example of the work of one of the last century’s great luthiers.

1st Annual Granada Guitar Festival


We are very excited to announce the First Annual Granada Guitar Festival, being organized by our good friend Vicente Coves. The festival kicks off with a concert series entitled “The Spanish Guitar”, featuring concerts by Rafael Habicuela, Florian Blochinger, Rafael Aguirre, Pepe Romero, Margarita Escarpa and more.

Pavel Kukhta plays Aguado


Belarusian guitarist Pavel Kukhta was in town for the GFA convention and competition, and he stopped by to record some videos for us. Here he is playing Dionisio Aguado’s Etude No. 27 on a beautiful new 2017 Annette Stephany guitar in spruce and maple.

Alex Milovanov plays Regondi Nocturne


Here’s more of Alexander Milovanov, this time playing Regondi’s Nocturne Opus 19 on a fantastic new Jose Ramirez 1a C650.

Yenne Lee plays Autumn Leaves


Here’s Yenne Lee playing her lovely arrangement of Joseph Kosma’s jazz standard Autumn Leaves on a great 2004 Pepe Romero Jr. classical in cedar and maple.
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Belarusian guitarist Pavel Kukhta was in town for the GFA convention and competition and he stopped by to record some videos for us. Her...

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