Paramount Guitars

Watertown, WI

Unique Handmade Instruments by the World's Best Luthiers

http://www.paramountguitars.net

Luthiers

We are currently stocking guitars by the fine luthiers shown below, with new instruments arriving daily.
Custom orders are always welcome!

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Videos about our Luthiers

Beneteau

  1. Beneteau Guitars Shop Tour

Furch

  1. Furch's lacquer developed into breakthrough guitar finish

Larrivee

  1. Making Larrivée Guitars

Mcilroy

  1. Dermot McIlroy Interview
  2. McIlroy guitars
  3. Mcilroy - Anniversary
  4. Mcilroy Guitars Workshop

Morgan

  1. The Adventures of Morgan Mouse
  2. Elephant Watching Dancers

 

Joshua House

  1. House Guitars Interview
    Part 1 | Part 2
  2. The House Guitars Difference
    Part 1 | Part 2
    Part 3: All About Glue
    Part 3a | Part 3b | Part 3c
    Fretwire
  3. Inlay Installation Demo
  4. Model Overviews:
    Vintage Series OM | Modern Series GA | Guitar Bouzouki |
    Fingerstyle Pt. 1 | Pt 2 | Pt. 3
  5. March 2015 Shop Update
  6. Sneak Peek at a New Model! 04/2015
  7. Mahogany & Sinker Cedar 000
  8. Small body build update 09/2015
  9. LG prototype update - 01/2016
  10. Paramount Builds 2017
  11. The Ultimate Comparison - Joshua House Guitars
  12. House Guitars Artist Series - Liz DeYoe OM
  13. High Priestess tarot composition by Liz DeYoe featuring Trevor Wiest
  14. Leaving in the Morning (VIII of Cups) composition by Liz DeYoe
  15. Liz Deyoe interviews Canadian Luthier Joshua House Part 1
 
 

Building a House Guitar Series:

  1. Materials
  2. Joining the Top and Back
  3. Bracing the Back
  4. The Rosette
  5. Bending Sides
  6. Gluing The Blocks
  7. Fretboard
  8. Side Reinforcement 1
  9. Side Reinforcement 2
  10. Carving Back Braces
  11. Gluing the Back
  12. Bracing and Gluing the Top
  13. Binding, Part 1
  14. Binding, Part 2
  15. The Neck, Part 1
  16. The Neck, Part 2: Headstock

Northwood

  1. The Ultimate Comparison - Northwood Guitars

Lakewood Guitars

  1. Inside Lakewood - A Guitarmaker's Movie
  2. Making The Neck
  3. Fitting The Frets
  4. Wood Selection
  5. Building a Body
  6. Gluing The Bindings
  7. Soundhole Rosette
  8. Bending The Sides
  9. Pearl Inlays

Featured Luthiers


Guitars Currently On Order (alphabetical by maker)

  1. Joshua House OM - T'zalam/Sinker Cedar
  2. Joshua House OM - Rosewood/Torrified Adirondack
  3. Joshua House OM - Rosewood/Salvaged Cedar
  4. Joshua House Nylon Crossover - Rosewood/Lutz
  5. Joshua House - GA Multi-scale-Curly Walnut/Salvaged Cedar
  6. Mcilroy A30c - Rosewood/Sitka
  7. Mcilroy A25c - Walnut/Cedar Celtic knot
  8. Mcilroy AS25 - Rosewood/Cedar w/Celtic Knot
  9. Mcilroy AJ20c - Walnut/Sitka w/Celtic Knot
  10. Mcilroy A25 - Walnut/ Cedar w/Celtic Knot

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