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Jack Tuttle's 9-week bluegrass classes start 9/30, 10/1 & 10/2
with Jack Tuttle
  Today! Tue, Sep 30, 2014
Every Tues, Weds & Thur, two classes per night! click through to read about all of them
Carol McComb's Autumn 2014 Folk Guitar Workshops begin October 6, 7 and 8
with Carol McComb
  Next Week Mon, Oct 06, 2014
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday eves
Nine weeks; no classes Thanksgiving week
Twelve classes to choose from.
Sign up by Wed, September 10th and take a $10 discount!
Take two workshops during the same series, discount your second class by $10.
Jam, Man! (And Woman!)
with Mark Hanson
  Sat, Oct 18, 2014
Our Grammy-winning, guitar-author friend from Portland (former Palo Altan!) offers two workshops at Gryphon on Saturday,October 18. Mark's workshops are enlightening and great fun, and students always leave with new insights and plenty of material to practice and absorb.
Composing for Fingerstyle Guitar - Maybe It''s Easier Than You Think!
with Mark Hanson
  Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Unlocking the Secrets of Gypsy Jazz Guitar
with Paul Mehling
  Sat, Nov 01, 2014

Arpeggio Power
with Paul Mehling
  Sat, Nov 01, 2014


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Our Hours

Monday through Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday and Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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Our Location

211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
Lock-It Straps Make it Easier to Relax

Using a patented design, these Lock-It straps eliminate the hassle of using metal strap locks to keep your instrument securely connected to your strap, and to you. You don't have to put special strap buttons on your instruments, and you can switch to a conventional strap whenever you want. Lock-It straps are made in the USA, and are currently available from the Gryphon Mercantile.

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