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1949 Martin 000-28

New Collings Eastside LC, Tobacco sunburst

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Gryphon Stringed Instruments 45th Anniversary Celebration
with The Gryphon Staff
  Today! Sat, Oct 25, 2014
Come to Gryphon Stringed Instruments 45th Anniversary Party this Saturday! There will be live music from Noon to 4:30... and Cake too!
Unlocking the Secrets of Gypsy Jazz Guitar
with Paul Mehling
  Next Week Sat, Nov 01, 2014

Arpeggio Power
with Paul Mehling
  Next Week Sat, Nov 01, 2014

The Acoustic Guitar Music of The Beatles
with Tim Farrell
  Sat, Nov 08, 2014

Swing/Jazz Guitar Styles Workshop
with Paul Asbell
  Sat, Jan 17, 2015

Fingerstyle Country Blues Workshop
with Paul Asbell
  Sat, Jan 17, 2015

Gryphon Stringed Instruments' 45th Anniversary Celebration

We're turning 45! Come help us celebrate on Saturday, Oct. 25. For complete details, a performance schedule, and some cool pictures from the Gryphon archives, click here.

McPherson Prices Going Up $2000 November 1st

We have just received notice from McPherson Guitars that all of their instruments will be going up in price by $2000 on November 1st. If you have ever considered these innovative 21st Century guitars now is the time to get the McPherson of your dreams and save $2000. read more

Taylor Prototype Guitars at Gryphon

We were very pleased when Derek got a phone call from our Taylor rep, Billy Gill, where he offered us a quartet of unique and appealing prototype guitars. We just took delivery of two GS Minis and two Grand Auditorium guitars.
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Monday through Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday and Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
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