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What will the new Laskin Guitar look like?

What will the 35th Anniversary Laskin Guitar look like?A new William “Grit” Laskin guitar, commissioned by  the Ottawa Folklore Centre as part of the 35th Anniversary celebrations, is in the final stages of production.  Mr. Laskin, who is renowned for guitar-innovation and design, will be completing the instrument within the next few weeks.

Below are images from other Laskin guitars.  His signature inlay style can take hundreds of hours to create and is praised the world over for its intricacy and design.  What will ours look like?

 

William Grit Laskin Guitar Inlay Salvador Dali

 

Django Rheindhardt and Stephane Grappelli on a William Grit Laskin Headstock

The Shamisen Player; a William Grit Laskin Guitar Headstock Design

 

 

 

 

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Friday Featured E-Store Item: Folks For The Folklore Centre Tickets OFC Fundraising Poster

Borealis Records presents Folks for the Folklore Centre – an evening in support of the Ottawa Folklore Centre July 31st at 7:30pm at Sunnyside Wesleyan Church (58 Grosvenor Ave). The concert will feature performances by Lynn Miles, Sneezy Waters, James Keelaghan, Terry Tufts & Kathryn Briggs, Finest Kind with James Stephens and a bevy of OFC’s friends & teachers. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by phone at 613-730-2887, in person at OFC (1111 Bank St) or on our e-store.

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