Instrument Setup and Playability
complete fretwork and setups for acoustic instruments
Instrument Repairs and Modifications
major and minor repairs on your instrument
New Instruments- Design / Build
The goals here are always tone, playability and beauty. By playing a superior instrument, the musician can achieve the highest personal potential in their music. I learn and practice my work for you using the techniques and lessons of the great luthiers and woodworkers.
new instruments and new projects are the most exciting part of continued learning and improvement in my craft…for your craft.
serving musicians in the valley and mountains of Central California
Since 2012, I have endeavored to be proficient and thoughtful to the needs of my customers. My goal is to help you play better, and enjoy music to your fullest.
Lutherie and fine woodworking are life-long pursuits of excellence in craft, design and application. Both the modest and most advanced instruments can achieve their best tone and playability with proper repairs and regular care.