Bob Benedetto To Host Archtop Guitar Making Seminar

The two-day seminar is offered on September 18-19 or September 25-26.

Savannah, GA (July 21, 2010) -- Bob Benedetto has announced two weekend archtop building seminars this fall. Benedetto’s two-day seminars include demonstrations and lectures on every aspect of making an acoustic archtop guitar. Topics for the seminar include wood selection, carving and graduating the top and back, tap tuning, design and placement of sound holes, parallel and X bracing the top, bending the sides, making and fitting the neck, plastic and wood binding, bridge and tailpiece design, finishing options, and set-up. Participants are encouraged to ask questions, take notes and photographs at their leisure, though no video is permitted.

  • Cost: $600
  • Location: Benedetto Guitars, 10 Mall Terrace, Suite A, Savannah, Georgia 31406
  • Dates: September 18-19 or September 25-26
  • To register, email Bob Benedetto at:
Source: Press Release