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luthier-ing

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by brungus, Apr 2, 2004.


  1. brungus

    brungus

    Mar 24, 2004
    well, im a junior this year in high school, and its time to look at colleges. i still have no idea what im going to do. anybody here know about becoming a luthier? im assuming its a small field. what would you major in? and so on.
     
  2. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    I believe it is called Luthiery School. A guy I know at a music store in town, went to one in Atlanta. I haven't seen his work (he builds his own guitars anyway) but I heard he has built like six Les Pauls, including one that I heard is made of solid ebony. :eek:
     
  3. Skorzen

    Skorzen

    Mar 15, 2002
    Springfield MA
    Check out Roberto Venn

    edit: also do a search in the luthier forum, this has been covered a few times.