Piotr Pakhomkin – 1932 Domingo Esteso


Here’s Piotr Pakhomkin playing Tarrega’s Capricho Arabe on a beautiful 1932 Domingo Esteso classical in spruce and CSA rosewood. This guitar has all of the charm and beauty we associate with mid-century Spanish guitars, and it is one of the fancier Esteso guitars we’ve seen.

Fred Lawton at GSI


Guitarist Fred Lawton was in town for a few concerts and stopped by the showroom to record some guitars for us. He played David Kellner’s Phantasia in D, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Capricho #12, and Federico Mompou’s Cancion y Danza.

2nd Annual Antonio Marin Guitar Making Competition


As we await our first guitar from Sergio Valverde Castillo, winner of the the first Antonio Marin Montero Guitar Making Competition, we are very pleased to announce the 2nd annual competition, which will take place in Granada, Spain, from August 8 to August 10, 2018.

Coming Soon – Sergio Valverde Castillo


We have photos of the first guitar being built for GSI by Sergio Valverde Castillo, winner of the first Antonio Marin Montero Guitar Making Competition held in Granada last Summer.

Los Angeles Guitar Festival


We’re very excited to be a part of the first Los Angeles Guitar Festival, presented by our friends at EliteGuitarist.com. The festival takes place May 19, 2018, at The Master’s University in Santa Clarita, CA, and features concerts, workshops and competitions for students in the 7-12 age range and in the 13-17 age range.

Zamboni Sonata IX on 4 Guitars


Here’s guitarist Daniel Marx playing four movements from Giovanni Zamboni’s Sonata IX on four different guitars: the Preludio on a 2018 Vladimir Druzhinin, the Giga on a Kenneth Brogger ‘1890 Torres’, the Sarabanda on a 2014 Sebastian Stenzel, and the Gavotta on a 2018 Ethan Deutsch.
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2nd Annual Antonio Marin Guitar Making Competition

As we await our first guitar from Sergio Valverde Castillo, winner of the the first Antonio Marin Montero Guitar Making Competition, we ...

Zamboni Sonata IX on 4 Guitars

Here's guitarist Daniel Marx playing four movements from Giovanni Zamboni's Sonata IX on four different guitars: the Preludio on a 2018 ...

Coming Soon - Sergio Valverde Castillo

We have photos of the first guitar being built for GSI by Sergio Valverde Castillo, winner of the first Antonio Marin Montero Guitar Mak...

Fred Lawton at GSI

Guitarist Fred Lawton was in town for a few concerts and stopped by the showroom to record some guitars for us. He played David Kellner'...

Los Angeles Guitar Festival

We're very excited to be a part of the first Los Angeles Guitar Festival, presented by our friends at EliteGuitarist.com. The festival t...

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