The Luthier Blog ebook

The Luthier Blog ebook

  The Luthier Blog ebook For just over a year I published a blog for instrument makers called The luthier blog. This ebook is most of the contents of that blog, rolled into one big ebook. An impressive list of contributors: In over 50 chapters, read the views of the master luthiers – Ervin Somoygi, […]

Making a living in lutherie

Making a living in lutherie

A practical guide to running your own shop, a guide to dealing with some of the common pitfalls that beset luthiers. “There is a lot of information available about how to build an instrument but not much available about how to make a living doing it. Nigel addresses topics and gives advice that every craftsman […]

Between the ideal and the possible

Between the ideal and the possible

Between the ideal and the possible, by NK Forster and Dave Best     If you’re interested in guitar design then this book may well be for you: hundreds of superb photographs, together with essays about subjects I consider important to this trade – sound, design, timber selection, construction, beauty, longevity, playability, intonation, the battle […]