Student Impressions & Guitar Making Demonstrations

The 2016 Fall Session at Roberto-Venn was truly unique and will be remembered and revisited by

A Joe Vallee Koa Guitar For Pat Simmons Of The Doobie Brothers

Joe Vallee graduated from Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery in 1981. Currently, he is a part-time


Gary Kahler of Kahler International, Inc. is a dynamic character. He's a fun guy with a lot of

Interactions With Legendary Repair Guru Frank Ford

I've made 3 videos with guitar repair legend Frank Ford for Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery. Two of

Paul Waller – Roberto-Venn Grad & Fender Custom Shop Master Builder

Back in January, I was invited to Fender Musical Instruments in Corona, CA to do an on-camera

A Visit With Rick Turner Of The Rick Turner Guitar Company

From 2002-2007 I helped manage a guitar store on 48th street in NYC. This was when that block

A Visit With Richard Hoover Of The Santa Cruz Guitar Company

In the video interview I did with Richard Hoover of Santa Cruz Guitar Company, the first piece of

John Reuter removes the neck from a vintage Martin

One of the first videos that I made for Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery was of John Reuter, their