LEHTELA

GUITAR CRAFT


 

Class 7 - Acoustic Guitar Repair

This is a two part class. The first class serves as an introduction to repairs specific to the acoustic guitar, steel-string or nylon.

Such instrument of the student in addition to one provided by the school will be used to show the student how to inspect an acoustic guitar for potential problems specific to its delicate construction.

The second part of the class will address the correction of the problem found in the particular instrument and may include one or several issues such soundboard cracks, loose bracing or removal and reinstallation of a loose or damaged bridge.

Requirements:
Class 7 PREREQUISITE: completion of Class 1 through Class 6.
REQUIREMENT: Student will need to bring one or two acoustic guitars for repair evaluation. The chosen instrument will then be brought to the second half of the class for restoration.