Guitar Of The Week:Benedetto Guitars - Americana Archtop - In Antique Burst Finish!
Musician's Friend Private Reserve is thrilled to add an outstanding new line of fine guitars by Benedetto. Our featured Guitar Of The Week is the Americana model, one of Benedetto's best values ever for a carved archtop! Personally designed by Bob Benedetto specifically to take advantage of their vast inventory of fine instrument-grade tonewoods, this master grade model has been built to have an extraordinary acoustic voice and perfect qualities when amplified. The Americana's unique La Venezia headstock shape, deluxe binding, singular abalone-and-pearl inlay on a black faceplate, and hand-graduated top and back with a single built-in pickup will give the jazz guitarist the ultimate full-sized gigging guitar.
Robert Benedetto is widely acknowledged as today's foremost maker of archtop guitars. Over a prolific four-decade career, he has personally handcrafted nearly 800 instruments, including 500 archtops. "My roots are in jazz guitar. It's been my love and my focus since day one," Robert says. Become a proud owner of one of his special Benedetto archtop guitars. Order yours today!
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Scott is a versatile musician with a degree in music performance. He has played in bands covering a wide range of styles including rock, country, classical, and blues. He is also a self-confessed gearhead and is always glad to give you recommendations based on his vast experience. If you are trying to track down an instrument that'll create that sound in your head, Scott's your man.
Chris is also a seasoned musician who has played in various bands in Nashville, Kansas City, and New York City. Chris's other passion is building guitars and basses. He worked at Sadowsky Guitars for seven years as production manager and was the primary bass builder there. More recently, Chris was a craftsman at the Gibson Custom Shop. During his tenure there, he spent two years in the Pro Shop and four years in Engineering. Chris has custom-built guitars for celebrities and has developed his own original designs. He knows great tone and nothing satisfies Chris more than helping players find the perfect guitar to match their musical preferences.