LUTHIERY SCHOOL ENROLLMENT YEAR BEGINNING SPECIAL ! We have a special LUTHIERY SCHOOL OFFER ! - Class 1 is FREE for all new students enrolling in our School program . This special is valid until March 2018.
To ENROLL contact us by email or phone ( 704 )599-4410. ENROLLMENT can be made by mailing a deposit of $ 50 to:
LEHTELA GUITAR CRAFT , PO Box 692 , Newell NC 28126
LUTHIERY SCHOOL UPDATE - A comprehensive manual relating to LUTHIERY by Ari Lehtela is nearing completion. This manual will cover the entire curriculum of LEHTELA GUITAR CRAFT LUTHIERY SCHOOL. Step-by-step instructions will also be accompanied with detailed handrawn illustrations for further elaboration.
The manual will be made available to :
- ALL PAST STUDENTS OF THE PROGRAM
- NEW STUDENTS SIGNING UP IN THE PROGRAM
Date of issue will be announced on this website.
In addition to our comprehensive GUITAR related services, we are now also a destination for monthly concerts
featuring local and regional talent. The concerts are held on a one-SUNDAY- per month basis and schedule for
upcoming shows will be posted on this site as well as at www.laguitarfactory and facebook. The address of the
venue is : LA GUITAR FACTORY, 8125 Old Concord Road - suite D, Charlotte NC ( phone: 704.599.4410 )
Seating is limited ( 15 to 20 max ) so we recommend those interested in a particular show to contact us to secure a seat. Admission is $ 6 front-row, $ 5 general seating, payable by cash or check. Complimentary beverages will be provided for guests.
2018 Music Listening Room Concert Series
2018 Listening Room Concert Series KICK-OFF !!! April 8th " CROWS AND GHOSTS " CD-RELEASE PARTY/ CONCERT. Crows and Ghosts consists of:
Ari Lehtela, guitarw/synth, hybrid instruments
John Shaughnessy, bass
Scott Thompson, keys
Dave Bullard, drums
Show starts at 6 pm. Admission is $ 5, debut CD is available for $ 10. BYOB
Contact us here on our contact page or call ( 704) 599-4410 if you're interested in taking part in our concert series as a performer. Format can be solo, duo, trio or possibly a quartet. Our preference is to feature performers of artists with originality, be it of retro or progressive nature - creative as opposed to commercial !
Our " venue " can also be a destination for your special music event such as a cd-release party.