Posts from ‘News’

Jul
10

200 players from 40 different countries! We’re incredibly proud to be sponsoring this phenomenal historical performance of “Scient, Safe and Sane” by Sergio Assad. See the full video now available on the GSI YouTube Channel!

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Jul
08

EliteGuitarist and GSI are partnering together for Round 2 of guitar lessons. This is our version of a stimulus package in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Make the most of your time at home and learn some new classical repertoire or branch out into flamenco or jazz. Sign up today for a 30-day free, unlimited access to any of the various EliteGuitarist instructional tracks

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Jul
07
Since becoming a luthier, Youri doesn’t like “Neither holidays nor vacations.  When it’s 6 p.m. and I have to stop working it makes me sad. I don’t take lunch breaks anymore and sometimes work at night.” © Alice CHEVRIER

Youri Soroka is a French-Ukrainian luthier. He builds classical guitars in Orléat (Puy-de-Dôme) using traditional construction methods and local supplies.

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Jul
06

If you liked the first edition of Virtual Guitar Orchestra featuring a new piece by Sergio Assad, “Kaleidokithara”  we have some good news for you! The second premiere is just around the corner – This Friday, July 10, 2020 on the GSI YouTube channel. See the official trailer and make sure not to miss it.

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Jul
06

We have photos of the next GSI guitar from German luthier, Dominik Wurth. This new instrument features some new design improvements that are going to provide more power and better projection.

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Jul
02

In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the 2020 Boston GuitarFest transformed itself into GFEST ONLINE, an entirely virtual event that re-imagined the festival in light of the realities forced on all of us by the virus. The online structure of the events enabled international participation from around the globe in real time in an unprecedented and exciting new way.

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Jul
02

The “Gabriela” model is the newest addition to our inventory. This model also completes the catalogue of Vicente Carrillo Classical Guitars featured at GSI.

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Jun
24

It’s been awhile since we’ve heard from luthier Oscar Trezzini who has been on the move and making some very interesting changes these past several years. We first met him and took interest in his work in 2007 when he was then living in Switzerland.

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Jun
18

We’ve received some new photos of the new Mijail Kharash GSI guitar. This is going to be the second instrument by this luthier shipped to GSI. The first one, a 2019 “Blanca” w/pegs SP/CY, is an example of beautiful craftsmanship. Therefore, we’re very much looking forward to this new classical guitar made by Mijail.

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Jun
18

We’re very happy to announce that a new Berlin Luthier is going to be featured at GSI! Christian Koehn is a young guitar maker who is going to join Kris Barnett and Dietmar Heubner as the newest Berlin Luthier featured at GSI.

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