Guitar show Frankfurt 2012 was a great opportunity for Nicolai from Vintage & Rare to record many impressive videos. We want to share all of them with you. This week we are showing you impressive Caparison Guitars.
Caparison Guitars are Japanese guitar and bass company. The company was established in 1995. Their best selling guitar is “Horus” model, but it is also important to mention their Caparison Dellinger, TAT and Orbit models.
‘’ I am delighted to continue working with, and designing for Caparison. I would like to express my deepest thanks to our customers, dealers, artists, and all who helped support us in making a fresh start. It is my feeling that Caparison guitars are still evolving, and I have many ideas that can now be embodied. With your support, I look forward to realising a world of new guitars.’’
In April 2012 Nicolai from Vintage & Rare had a great opportunity to meet Werner Kozlik at the Frankfurt Show 2012. Werner is owner of Stevens Custom Guitars and Munich Repair Shop. At the show they were presenting the whole range of instruments they do in Stevens Custom Guitars Company.
They are mostly focused on development and production of musical instruments, such as Steal String Guitars, Jazz Guitars, Irish Bouzoukis, Acoustic Bass Guitars and custom orders.
Here are some cool pictures and videos of that day. Enjoy!
Stevens Custom Guitars / 1 of 2 / Vintage & Rare / Frankfurt Show 2012
Stevens Custom Guitars / 2 of 2 / Vintage & Rare / Frankfurt Show 2012
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Frank Deimel opened his guitar/bass-workshop in 1998 in Berlin. Some of his clients are Sonic Youth, Tocotronic, Nikki Sudden etc. We had a little chat with him about his work as a luthier.
Hi Frank, thank you for taking your time to speak to us. Could you tell us a little bit about how and when did you start your company? Where are you located?
I started my guitar-building company in Berlin during my study at the UdK Berlin, while I took the Industrial Design courses. I developed several designs of my guitars during that time, and besides that I got to known Berlin as a divided place. In 1998 I officially started the business, which is based in former west, called “red island”, it`s a place somewhere between Potsdamer Platz and Tempelhof. Continue reading →
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