Fingerstyle guitar cider barrel oak luthier Stoll

Guitars made of Oak, is that possible? From an old barrel? YES! Not only the back and sides, but also the top is consistently built from the oak of this barrel. The wood in some places visually reveals its origin and thus has its own charm. Also tonally it is very convincing.

Steel String Guitar Cider Barrel Oak Spruce fingerstyle

What does a luthier do with an old barrel? He's building guitars from it, of course. This is guitar # 3 of our upcycling project built consistently from local woods, namely from a Hessian cider barrel. Really, it can't be more local.

resonator telecaster electric guitar crocodile resodile bastian ortner blues bones

A thin-line resonator guitar that transports the sound of the American South both visually and acoustically. This instrument is based on the fusion of features of two iconic blues guitars,  Telecaster* and Resonator. The resulting sound is characterised by crisp twang next to the growling assertive timbre of the resonator. Thanks to the maximally hollowed ...continue reading "Blues Bones – The Resodile"

12 fret acoustic guitar rosewood mahogany 63 scale butternought stoll luthier

This small 12-fret acoustic guitar with a very special creamy sound makes the heart of every lover of authentic sound beat faster. It is very suitable for strumming and flatpicking. Type: Class: Basic Back/Sides: Rosewood, Mahogany Top: Spruce Neck: Spanish Cedar (dove tail joint) Neck Width: 45-46.5 mm Scale Length: 630 mm Fingerboard: Rosewood, Ebony ...continue reading "PT Butternought – 12 Fret Guitar with Small Body"

guitar local woods Cherry alder black locust spruce classical Estudio stoll luthier

The classical guitar for students and other ambitious guitarists made of local woods, this time with Cherry / Spruce an Alder neck and fingerboard and bridge of Black Locust.  An amazingly beautiful substitute for Indian Rosewood, with an almost identical tone and an extra of ethereal highs. CITES-reglementations inspired us to search for alternatives. Local ...continue reading "Classical Guitar Estudio Local Woods – <br>Cherry, Alder, Black Locust"