George Roberts's Discussions
I'm working on restoring a little Bay State parlor guitar. I think it dates to the 1890s, and curiously is marked "University of Michigan" with a small paper label in the sound hole, and the same…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by George Roberts Dec 8, 2021.
This Bruno parlor guitar came with its original coffin case. The guitar itself is about as close to a basket case as they come. It was held together with duct tape, and I suspect it had been used…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Vallillo Nov 22, 2021.
I am making a replacement bridge for a Bay State parlor guitar. I don't have an original Bay State bridge to copy, so I was using an old original Martin pyramid bridge to get the spacing and…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Walter W Wright Oct 3, 2021.
Bought a very nice La Patrie Etude classical guitar at an estate sale last week. It plays and sounds great. When leaving the sale, a couple of drops of rain hit the top and soaked in as though…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by wood addict Jul 7, 2021.