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Sonora Guitars is as much an idea, or concept, as it is a name for a series of handmade guitars produced in the Tucson shop.  For over thirty years Duane Waterman has designed and hand made many fine concert guitars and professional level steel string guitars - including some very custom instruments fitted to player's special needs.

Sonora Guitars is as much an idea, or concept, as it is a name for a series of handmade guitars produced in the Tucson shop. For over thirty years Duane Waterman has designed and hand made many fine concert guitars and professional level steel string guitars - including some very custom instruments fitted to player's special needs.

Healdsburg Guitar Festival 2013 is coming in August.    An excellent opportunity to sample some amazing custom instruments, participate in workshops and more!

Healdsburg Guitar Festival 2013 is coming in August. An excellent opportunity to sample some amazing custom instruments, participate in workshops and more!

The genisis of the new KCGLS (kuun classical guitar lattice soundboard) for the "celebration" #guitar.

The genisis of the new KCGLS (kuun classical guitar lattice soundboard) for the "celebration" #guitar.

Original model tooled strap with nickel-platted brass buckle, padded shoulder pad. From El Dorado Guitar Accessories

Original model tooled strap with nickel-platted brass buckle, padded shoulder pad. From El Dorado Guitar Accessories

Luthiers Consortium website. The Luthiers Consortium is an amorphous non-organization of instrument makers who are dedicated to excellence in their craft and who eschew factory methods in favor of creating one-of-a-kind pieces of the luthier's art.

Luthiers Consortium website. The Luthiers Consortium is an amorphous non-organization of instrument makers who are dedicated to excellence in their craft and who eschew factory methods in favor of creating one-of-a-kind pieces of the luthier's art.

The "Humanitar" built by Fred Carlson is part of the Santa Cruz County Art of Guitar show going on at the R. Blitzer Gallery in Santa Cruz, CA through March 2014

The "Humanitar" built by Fred Carlson is part of the Santa Cruz County Art of Guitar show going on at the R. Blitzer Gallery in Santa Cruz, CA through March 2014

The Carter/Poulsen j-model is the largest bodied instrument in our line and a contemporary synthesis of several proven traditional designs. It occupies a unique position with a distinct voice and character, combined with balance and comfort. The j-model is an expression of the future of modern steel string guitars planted in classic tradition.

The Carter/Poulsen j-model is the largest bodied instrument in our line and a contemporary synthesis of several proven traditional designs. It occupies a unique position with a distinct voice and character, combined with balance and comfort. The j-model is an expression of the future of modern steel string guitars planted in classic tradition.

Guitar soundboard showing bracing on reverse (Image: Bernard Richardson)

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