650.493.2131
Hours: Mon - Thu 10:30am - 8:00pm  -=-  Fri - Sat 10:30am - 5:30pm  -=-  211 Lambert Ave., Palo Alto, Ca 94306,  650-493-2131  -=-  Toll Free: 888-493-2131  -=-   Contact us
Holiday Hours - We are open Sundays from 12:00 to 4:00 through December 23rd.
Wednesday, Dec. 24, Open 10:30 - 4:00   |   Closed Christmas   |   Dec 31, Open 10:30 - 3:00   |   Closed New Year's Day.
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Frank is rebuilding a 1920 Gibson K-2 Mandocello with a top that is caving in. Check out his blow-by-blow reporting!
Our Most Recent 30 Sound files!
(more selections available on the left)
1954 Martin D-28


"Wildwood Flower" : played by Matt Lynch
New Smith & Young Model 1, Charlie Christian pickup


"Friday Walk" : played by Paul Jacobs
2006 Traugott R cutaway, German/Brazilian


"Carnival" : played by Tom Culbertson - Gryphon Teaching Staff
New National Reso-Phonic NRP, 14 fret, Green edgeburst


"Wolf Jam" : played by Paul Jacobs
New National Reso-Phonic Style O


"Broom Ride" : played by Paul Jacobs
New Bart Reiter Galax


"Little Sadie" : played by Tom Culbertson - Gryphon Teaching Staff
19th Century Unknown Mittenwald


"LIBERTY" : played by Tom Culbertson - Gryphon Teaching Staff
New Rickard Tubaphone, 11", Walnut, Antiqued brass hardware


"Polly Put The Kettle On" : played by Tom Culbertson - Gryphon Teaching Staff
1965 Supro Folk Star


"Hello Little Girl" : played by Paul Jacobs
New Collings OM1 Custom, German/koa


"Time after Time" : played by Matt Lynch
1930s Nioma Square Neck made by Regal


"Fireball Mail" : played by Paul Jacobs
New Collings OM1 Custom, Torrefied, Adirondack/maple


"G licks" : played by Jack Tuttle - Gryphon Teaching Staff
2002 Graziano Led Jr.


"What A Wonderful World" : played by Tom Culbertson - Gryphon Teaching Staff
This is just strummed with the side of the thumb.
New Allison Style A OM, Cedar/koa


"Songbird" : played by Matt Lynch
New Allison Model D Style B, Sunburst


"Forked Deer" : played by Paul Jacobs
New Allison Model D Style A, Adirondack top, Sunburst


"Freight Train Boogie" : played by Paul Jacobs
New Martin OM-21 Ambertone


"black gold" : played by Matt Lynch
New Santa Cruz D, Adirondack top


"Walk Away" : played by Matt Lynch

Gryphon Stringed Instruments

Our Hours

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

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

Contact us

Our Location

211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
650.493.2131
Toll Free: 888.493.2131

Holiday Hours
Beginning the Sunday following Thanksgiving through December 23rd we are open Sundays from 12:00 to 4:00.
On Wednesday, December 24 we are open from 10:30 - 4:00, we are closed Christmas.
On New Years Eve, December 31 we are open from 10:30 - 3:00 We are closed New Year's Day.



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