JAZZ AND WINE MAKE YOU HAPPY!

Wine Release 2016

A look back at this gorgeous shot by Mike Oria of Benedetto Artists Howard Alden and Chico Pinheiro and Howard Paul perform at the 2016 Miner Winery’s annual Benedetto Cabernet Wine Release Concert in Napa Valley. Miner’s annual Wine Maker dinner is upcoming in March, where Howard will also be playing, but it’s unfortunately SOLD OUT!

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ULF TAKES THE STAGE BY STORM

Benedetto Artist Ulf Wakenius on his Bambino performing with Organic Trio featuring Leonardo Corradi and Tony Match! Catch them at Dexter-Odense-Denmark on February 23rd, 2017.

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GREAT THINGS COME IN SMALL PACKAGES

S2386 AndyEliteVB_FC5_TimScully_021517The cutest hand-carved archtop ever built? We think so! The ultimate travel-sized guitar, our Andy Elite is a 12″ x 3″ hand carved jazz guitar with European spruce X-braced top, maple back, sides & neck,, 23″ scale with floating pickup, ebony fingerrest, tailpiece, bridge and tuners. A remarkable voice that is sweet and projected acoustically, rich and powerful when amplified, and would rival any great jazz guitar on the bandstand despite its diminutive size. This one is on its way to Falls Church VA, but we can always builD to order! Includes custom gigbag with embroidered “Andy” signature!

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UNCOMPROMISING QUALITY

S2391 BravoEliteBlonde_FC3_DennisLangel_021417The Bravo Elite is our 16″ x 2-1/2″ hand-carved flagship model that honors the great craftsmanship of violin making combined with the high performance specs of a smaller body archtop with built-in pickup. Based on our La Venezia model, appointments include master grade maple back, sides and neck, spruce top, and ebony appointments including violin tailpiece, fingerrest, fingerboard, bridge, tuning buttons, pickup ring, and volume & tone controls. This Honey Blonde is off to a very happy home in Delray Beach, FL.

Check out our previous news post of Benedetto Artist Chico Pinheiro playing this model, or visit HERE for more information!

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BRAVO, CHICO!

Beautiful solo guitar video by Benedetto Artist Chico Pinheiro recorded on his Bravo Elite model. Chico is a virtuoso Brazilian and jazz guitarist, hailing from Sao Paulo, trained at Berklee, and living in NYC. Bravo!!!

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JUST IN TIME FOR ST. PAT’S!

Emerald BambinoComing to Bob’s Boutique just in time for St. Patrick’s Day: Emerald Blaze Bambino Deluxe with green floral inlay and shamrock tailpiece! Luthier Colin Samek is working on a flawless high gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish.

Available for March 17th delivery!

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THE STUFF OF LEGENDS

BuzzelliBenedetto artists Chris Buzzelli and legend Jack Petersen teamed up in Arizona last week for a performance!

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PERSONAL TOUCH

Bob 2017No, this is not a “Flashback Friday” photo!
Bob is preparing a La Venezia model (built in our Savannah workshop by master luthier Damon Mailand) for Bob’s personal hand antiqued finish! This guitar will usher in our 50th Anniversary celebration in 2018!!! Stay tuned!

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY – VIVA VIGNOLA!

Frank Vignola with Benedetto guitar at Django-Charlie Christian Tribute Jazz at Lincoln Center 2008Frank Vignola flanked by Russell Malone Bobby Broom Lincoln Jazz 2008 frankstewartFlashback Friday to Frank Vignola (on his Benedetto Frank Vignola signature gypsy jazz archtop) with (l to r) Russell Malone, Music Director Lewis Nash (d), and Bobby Broom, at The Jazz Guitar: A Tribute to Django Reinhardt and Charlie Christian at Rose Theater, presented by Jazz at Lincoln Center, 2008.

Photos by Frank Stewart.

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NEWBORN!

S2388 GA35 LtAB_FC10_(BB) 020717_swThis newborn GA-35 will reside in our workshop and is available to test drive when you visit! Or, on its occasional visits to universities and guitar shows! You can order one just like it! 1-5/8″ deep solid chambered mahogany body and neck, highly flamed solid maple top, two Benedetto A6 pickups, 25″ scale x 1-11/16 nut, and a 15″ lower bout.

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