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  • It’s Easy Being Green

    In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, every purchase of a Lowden Guitar in the month of March will come with a free Frank’s…

  • Meet the Maker: Collings of Austin

    Ask the typical guitar picker about high-quality fretted instruments made in North America and the brands you’ll hear will probably be household names:…

  • Which Mandolin is for you?

    Choosing the right mandolin can be a surprisingly difficult decision. More than any other instrument we stock here at Gryphon, mandolins are built with wide…

Gryphon Proudly Carries

and more fine brands

Selections from the gryphon archives

    • 1980 Gyphon Banjo
    • c. 1923 Gibson Poinsettia Ukulele
    • 1896 Martin 0-28
    • 1928 Gibson L-5 (Billy)
    • c. 1923 Lyon & Healy Style A Mandocello