To the Prairie Oasis of Lutherie.
Swim long in the knowledge
Washed up four decades or more
Sooth your soul in subtle, succulent, sounds.
Your spirit rises as fingers roam,
strummed strings stimulate
Detailed wooden cavities,
Resolving in perfect cadence
Timeless Instruments sing. ~Poem by David Freeman~
NEW! This Summer! Bent Top Armrest and Soundboard Design Workshop
Featuring Sheldon Schwartz and David Freeman
July 20 - July 25, 2015
A six day workshop that will teach you about:
- Bending a curved arm rest into the top.
- Thicknessing the top, including graduation, voicing, and tuning.
- Soundhole placement, size, and shape.
- Bracing the top
- Shaping and voicing the braces and top
Come and learn from two masters and glean the wisdom of over 50 combined years of experience.
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Our YouTube Channel has a collection of videos about Timeless Instruments. You can learn about the school, or the guitars we have made, and even hear them being played. There is also a very good video defining sound qualities to help you define what an instrument sounds like.