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Guitar set up masterclass


About the Course

In this one-off 3 hour lesson you will learn how to correctly set up your guitar so that it will play and sound its very best.

Master luthier Alex Bishop will share with you his methodology for adjusting the truss rod, setting nut action, saddle action and perfecting intonation. You will learn about choosing the right strings, setting up for different playing styles, and making small repairs. Students are encouraged to bring along a guitar of their own to work on.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Tools, tea and coffee facilities. New strings available to buy direct.


Alex Bishop at Alex Bishop Guitars
Alex Bishop Guitars, Unit 11
32 Easton Road
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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Parking provided
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Wheelchair users

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3 hours (flexible times to suit)

Next available date

23rd October 2020

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