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The Gryphon Advantage
Here are some of the reasons Gryphon is so well regarded.

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1949 Martin 000-28


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Events
Unlocking the Secrets of Gypsy Jazz Guitar
with Paul Mehling
  Next Week Sat, Nov 01, 2014

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

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

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

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

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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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Some Instrument Demo Videos from the Next Generation

With Gryphon's 45th Anniversary coming up in just a few weeks we aren't exactly looking for more ways to feel ancient, but a musical reminder of the passage of time is certainly more pleasant that tweaking your neck trying to avoid catching your reflection in the mirror. Molly Tuttle, daughter of Gryphon's long-time fiddle, mandolin, and banjo instructor Jack Tuttle, stopped by Gryphon last week and recorded some videos for us to demo instrument models we try to keep in stock at all times. Of course we remember when Molly was a shy little kid, but now she's winding up a stint at the Berklee College of Music in Boston and has a wide-ranging music career ahead of her. You can watch Molly perform both traditional tunes and a couple of her own compositions here.

The Gryphon Advantage

One of the things that makes Gryphon special is something, or someplace, most people never see: our repair department. Before we put an instrument out for sale, we set it up for optimum playability. We guarantee that you will have an instrument that will play correctly. If we can't adjust it, we will not sell it. Our six full time technicians stand behind that guarantee. They can also repair and modify your instrument in the future. If you purchased it here, you will get a 25% discount on labor.

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10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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211 Lambert Avenue
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Palo Alto, California 94306
650.493.2131
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