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Build a Square-neck Resonator Guitar (Dobro)
Music, Woodworking
October 14-20, 2012
Instructor: Bob Alexander
Tuition: $568.00
Build a performance-quality, wood-bodied, square-neck guitar that you will be proud to play and display. Several choices of wood will be available, and some prepared parts will be used, depending on your skill level. History of this instrument and basic playing instructions round out the week. (Join us the following week for an in-depth class on playing the dobro.) Experience with woodworking power tools is advised. Note: Additional materials fee is estimated at $405.

Dobro by Bob Alexander
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