The guitar bouzouki: a brief and interesting history

The guitar bouzouki: a brief and interesting history

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Blog

The guitar bouzouki: a brief history…     Is it a guitar? Is it a bouzouki? No. It’s a guitar-bouzouki. Or a bouzouki guitar. Or a guzouki….It is said that there are no new ideas, only old ideas cobbled together in ways we’ve not seen, and there’s a fair amount of truth in that…the guitar […]

A fine archtop guitar – “Oscar”

A fine archtop guitar – “Oscar”

Posted by on Oct 18, 2011 in Blog

So, if you’ve followed the little series “The journey of an idea” this should seem like a fairly logical next step – to apply the idea to a “traditional” archtop design – here is the result – I’ve called him Oscar, after my favourite Jazz guitar player, Oscar Moore (who played with Nat Cole in […]