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Thu, 21 Jul 2022, 5:00PM

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21 – 24 Jul 2022


Thu, 21 Jul 2022, 5:00PM

Fri, 22 Jul 2022, 5:00PM

Sat, 23 Jul 2022, 12:00PM

Sun, 24 Jul 2022, 12:00PM


Dunstan Playhouse Foyer

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Opening hours:

Thursday 21 July: 5 - 9pm
Friday 22nd July: 5 – 9 pm
Saturday 23 July: 12pm – 5pm
Sunday 24 July: 12pm – 5pm

Discover handmade treasures from some of Australia’s finest luthiers in this eclectic lineup of makers and their instruments. The third instalment of the Guitar Expo sees it brim with tradition and cut a contemporary edge along the way. Paired with Yamaha Guitars – A Tradition of Innovation this is the perfect opportunity to sample a wide variety of instruments from makers across the country at the forefront of the craft.


Aumann Stringed Instruments

David Aumann is a luthier who has been handcrafting ukuleles (including his own Base Uk's design), guitars and mandolins since the early 80s; he has a passion for crafting to specific client design requirements.

Domenic Roscioli Guitars
Domenic Roscioli made his first guitar in 2001, and since then he has built a range of classical and steel string acoustic guitars, supplying guitars internationally to Asia and Europe, as well as local guitarists here in Adelaide.

Fican Guitars
Well-known company Fican Guitars builds unique robust electric guitars and base instruments that will last a lifetime. They've exhibited at the Paris Guitar Show (3 times), The Tokyo Guitar Show, and have had demonstration performances of their instruments throughout Europe.

Lauda Guitars
Luthier Chris Lau is based in Magill and has been building instruments his whole career. Along with inlay artist/cad/cam technician Cat Johns, Lauda Guitars utilises the latest 21st century tech to enhance 25 years of hand built experience.

The Sound Garage
Specializing in custom musical instruments, hot rodding and repairs, The Sound Garage is able to cater to and overshoot your strangest ideas and desires!

Doriean Guitars
Andrew Doriean is a luthier based in the Northern Rivers of NSW. His focus is on making responsive classical guitars with great ergonomics and playability, modern performance and traditional timbre.

Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre