Luthiers in New York City area?

JefBrown
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Luthiers in New York City area?

Post by JefBrown » Wed Sep 26, 2018 2:59 pm

Hi all.

I'm looking for some advice on good luthiers in New York City or North New Jersey. Who do ya love and why?

Thank you! J

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CarmineDeMarco
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Re: Luthiers in New York City area?

Post by CarmineDeMarco » Tue May 07, 2019 4:33 pm

Gary Lee is located in northern New Jersey (in Wayne, in Passaic County). He has an excellent reputation and is a great guy. Be forewarned that his waiting list for a new instrument is currently about 6 years, I believe. You can learn more about his work on his website....just Google "Garrett Lee luthier" and you'll find him.

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Re: Luthiers in New York City area?

Post by Dmitrypey » Tue May 07, 2019 6:17 pm

Matthew Rubendall is in Brooklyn just across the bridge from Manhattan. Makes a phenomenal guitar.
Search online and youtube and you will see.

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Re: Luthiers in New York City area?

Post by souldier » Wed May 08, 2019 3:28 pm

If I were in New York area I would go to savage guitars. He has a huge selection of luthier guitars from all over the world in all price ranges. This would give you the ability to try guitars in person and compare them side by side.
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Re: Luthiers in New York City area?

Post by simonm » Wed May 08, 2019 3:53 pm

Are you looking for guitar makers or for someone to do repairs?

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