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Classical Guitars Beltsville MD

The Radical Classical line features lattice top bracing and a thinner soundboard for more powerful resonance. The guitars employ a multi-scale fret system for improved tonal balance, a raised fingerboard for easy access to the higher registers plus a personal side sound port.

House Of Musical Traditions
(301) 270-9090
7010 Westmoreland Ave
Takoma Park, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music
Store Information
Instrument Rental: Yes
Website Sales: Yes
Lesson Information
Lessons: Yes
Clinics: Yes
Instrument Repair Information
http://www.hmtrad.com/catal/repairs.html
We work with several skilled luthiers and repair people to provide you with repair services on a wide range of instruments:
-Fretted instruments: guitar (acoustic & electric), banjo, mandolin, ukulele, lap dulcimer
-Violin family: violin, viola, cello, bass
-Other strings: autoharp, hammered dulcimer, folk harp, zither
-Hand drums: djembe, ashiko, bodhran, conga, bongo, tabla, etc.
-Wind & brass: clarinet, flute, trombone, trumpet,
Hours
Sunday - Monday 11:00AM-5:00PM
Tuesday - Saturday 11:00AM-7:00PM

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Chuck Levin's Washington Music Center
(301) 946-8808
11151 Veirs Mill Road
Wheaton, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, DJ Equipment
Store Information
Instrument Rental: Yes
Website Sales: Yes
Lesson Information
Clinics: Yes
Instrument Repair Information
On-Site Band Instrument Repair Shop
On-Site Guitar/Bass Repair Shop
On-Site String Instrument Repair Shop
On-Site Speaker Repair Shop
Hours
Monday 10 AM till 9 PM
Tuesday 10 AM till 6 PM
Wednesday 10 AM till 9 PM
Thursday 10 AM till 6 PM
Friday 10 AM till 9 PM
Saturday 10 AM till 6 PM
Sunday Closed

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Jerry Music
(301) 907-6900
4838 Rugby Ave
Bethesda, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment

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Paco De Malaga Guitar Gallery
(202) 244-4200
3400 Connecticut Ave Nw
Washington, DC
Types of Instruments Sold
Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Top One Ltd
(301) 320-3882
5310 Tuscarawas Rd
Bethesda, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Dale Music Co
(301) 589-1459
8240 Georgia Ave
Silver Spring, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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October Guitars
(301) 362-0004
8600 Foundry St
Savage, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Gibson Guitar Inc
(202) 393-1006
709 G St Nw
Washington, DC
Types of Instruments Sold
Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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S & S Music Inc
(410) 451-2160
2421 Crofton Ln
Crofton, MD
Types of Instruments Sold
Electronic Keyboard, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment
Store Information
Instrument Rental: Yes
Instrument Repair Information
Guitar & Bass, String & Tune--
4&6 string
12 string / Classical tie end
Floyd Rose Trem
Includes restring, neck adjustment, and tuning.

Violin & Viola--
Bridge notched
String & Tune
Cello--
Bridge notched
String & Tune
Visit website for a list of prices!
www.sandsmusic.com
Hours
Monday - Friday 10:00AM to 7:30PM
Saturday 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sunday 12:00PM to 4:00PM

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Action Music Ltd
(703) 534-4801
6501 29Th St N
Arlington, VA
Types of Instruments Sold
Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Famed Italian Luthier Fabio Ragghianti Debuts Radical Classical Guitar Line

Italian luthier Fabio Ragghianti has announced a new U.S. company, Ragghianti Guitars, based in Boulder, Colorado to distribute his new line of hand-crafted instruments which incorporate the most progressive features of his custom guitars at a more affordable price.

The Radical Classical line features lattice top bracing and a thinner soundboard for more powerful resonance. The guitars employ a multi-scale fret system for improved tonal balance, a raised fingerboard for easy access to the higher registers plus a personal side sound port. Each of the new instruments is built under the strict instructions and supervision of Mr. Ragghianti by an experienced luthier team in China which he personally visits to inspect the building process. The new model is handcrafted by this team using the same techniques as his custom guitars but now made available to a much wider market.

With a retail price starting under $2500, each of the new Ragghianti models is hand crafted to the award winning luthier's uncompromising standards, using only high quality solid woods. The soundboard can be chosen in Canadian Western Red Cedar (Thuja Plicata) or in Canadian Sitka Spruce (Picea Sitchensis). The back and sides are in solid Indian Rosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia).

"Until now only a small group of professionals had the opportunity to own one of Fabio's superb instruments," said Bob Lang, Co-Founder of Ragghianti Guitars. "We are now able to offer the results of Fabio's 30 years of guitar-building experience, with its unique blend of tradition, research, and innovation, to many more players."

A native of Tuscany, Italy where he trained and works today, Fabio Ragghianti has gained the respect of many renowned musicians, among them Italian composer and guitarist. Alessio Monti. Commenting on Fabio Ragghianti's guitar design, Mr. Monti stated, "Ragghianti guitars have the sound I've always wanted, powerful and sweet at the same time. It is perfect for both classical and avant-garde music. This is the true voice of the modern guitar."

For more information, visit their web site at www.ragghiantiguitars.com .

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