Many vintage and used steel string guitars pass through The Twelfth Fret, from 1930’s vintage pieces to slightly used newer models. Our stock changes daily, so if you are looking for anything in particular, contact us. We ship worldwide.
Here's a spectacular David Wren Concert steel string guitar, built in 2010 using Brazilian Rosewood and bearclaw Sitka Spruce.
Anthony Karol has been building in the Mississauga area, just west of Toronto Canada, since at least 1999. His instruments are usually built to order.
The C. F. Martin CEO-7 is a 14-fret short scale 00 'sloped shoulder' model, reminiscent of guitars from the 'Golden Era' with appointments to match.
The Gibson Keb' Mo' signature Bluesmaster guitar is based on the small-bodied Gibson L-body guitars many blues players used from the 1920's on.
There isn't a lot of information about C. A. Potter Criterion guitars but these were built around 1905 in Cleveland, Ohio.
David Wren has been a fixture on the Canadian Lutherie scene for decades. His shop is quite close to The Twelfth Fret so we see
Linda Manzer has been building guitars for over 30 years and like so many top Canadian luthiers, started with Jean Larrivee.
The Gibson Dove was introduced in 1962 as Gibson's second square-shouldered dreadnought and second from the top of the line for flat-top acoustic guitars.
While there are many really great sounding guitars, to my ear, for a number of musical styles little matches the pairing of just a Gibson