Tag: john monteleone

“The Next One’s the Best One” An interview with John Monteleone

By Stuart Day The Galloup School of Lutherie is where I found myself as a student in 2006.  Two log cabins in the woods, far from the town of Big Rapids, Michigan, is where I and seven other wannabe guitar makers stayed as we studied.  There was no television, no radio, no Internet and hardly…

Claudio Pagelli- Non-Traditional Lutherie

 By Jessie Ian Hopkins It takes guts to follow your passion—your calling—or whatever you want to label that which, in your heart of hearts, you know you must do with your life. It takes, even more, to do it on your own and especially when your vocation doesn’t fall neatly within traditional parameters. It is,…

New Issue of Guitar Connoisseur Is out

Hello Guitar Connoisseurs, I’m very happy to announce that our Summer Issue “American Guitars” is out. Click here to read the new issue: guitarconnoisseur.com While we say goodbye to the Gibbons Issue, we have another Guitar packed issue with plenty of Guitar Eye Candy and interviews and articles you can really sink your teeth into.…