Category Luthiery & Design

Short Scale Classical Guitars

YouTube HD Video Link  Bradford’s small scale guitar from the video: check out my article and video on my new small scale guitar: My new 2018 Small Scale Douglass Scott Guitar What is small scale? When talking about scale length…

Chris Roseland Plays Barrios (Turrentine Guitar)

A quick shoutout to luthier Zebulon Turrentine who sent me his new video on his Vimeo channel featuring his guitar. This is Chris Roseland playing La Catedral by Agustín Barrios Mangoré (1885–1944). He’s on a Turrentine Guitar no. 42 (Cedar/Cocobola).  Roseland is on faculty down…

Hiscox Liteflite Artist Classical Guitar Case

Buy or see options on Amazon: Hiscox Guitar Cases They come in a range of levels in regards to quality, protection, and price starting at around $279-$530 USD. They also make cases for steel-string and other instruments. I bought the…

2018 Douglass Scott Classical Guitar

This is my new 2018 Douglass Scott Classical Guitar. He did a wonderful job on the guitar. It has a clear, elegant, and focused sound and I love the feel of the smaller scale length and body of the instrument.…

7 Guitars Under $900 by Uroš Barič

Slovenian guitarist/producer Uroš Barič reviews seven classical guitars under $900 from promusica.si and gives a brief studio tour. This is via his YouTube Channel with a full blog post with guitar specs and more info at his lesson and review site: Guitarise – Best Classical Guitars Under $900…

Visesnut Classial Guitar Cases

Visesnut Guitar Cases appear to be one of the best lightweight travel cases on the market with a sleek design and a reputation for durability. Here’s a number of online reviews and videos including a great interview by Guitar Ramble. A…

Review: Cordoba C5 Classical Guitar

Review: Cordoba C5 Classical Guitar Entry Level Model, 650mm scale length Solid Cedar top, Mahogany back & sides (Laminated) Price range Approx. $300-420 USD (via Amazon 2018) YouTube Review Link (4k quality) Buy from Amazon.com: Cordoba C5 Guitar Overall, a great guitar for…

Interview with Kenny Hill (Guitar Ramble)

Sean Thrower via his new site Guitar Ramble recently went to the 2018 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. Sean talks with Kenny Hill of Hill Guitar Co. about the latest developments in his signature series guitars. This comes via Guitar Ramble’s great new YouTube…

2017 Douglass Scott Classical Guitar

2017 Douglass Scott Classical Guitar for Sale – SOLD This is a new feature on the site: I try out brand new guitars and when I really like the instrument I demo it and recommend it to potential buyers. It’s…

Review: Cordoba C10 Classical Guitar

Review: Cordoba C10 Classical Guitar Cordoba ‘Luthier Series’ Line of Guitars Solid Spruce top Solid Indian Rosewood back & sides 650 mm scale length Price range from around $1100 USD (via Amazon 2017) Video review link (4k quality): Buy from…