Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

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Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

Postby waime » Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:17 pm

I have a work trip planned later this month to NL in Eindhoven. Any interesting classical guitar shops/classes to visit when in late January ? Thanks
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Re: Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

Postby artguy » Sun Jan 08, 2017 1:21 pm

I bet there's more in Portland than in Eindhoven...

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Re: Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

Postby bert » Sun Jan 08, 2017 1:54 pm

artguy wrote:I bet there's more in Portland than in Eindhoven...

That's very possible. Wrong country for classical guitar. It depends on how much time you have, but guitarrabuena in Amsterdam and casabenelly in The Hague might be the only really serious shops in the Netherlands. Traveling to those cities takes about 1.5 hours by train.

I also see there's a lutherievanoosterhout in Eindhoven and lambertus-gitaren in nearby Nuenen. Don't know anything about these luthiers though.

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Re: Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

Postby kloeten » Sun Jan 08, 2017 8:26 pm

I visit Eindhoven quite frequently for work. Eindhoven is I believe the 5th city of The Netherlands and well known for its High Tech Campus but unfortunately in terms of classical guitar you would be better off in Amsterdam, The Hague or Rotterdam. These cities are only 90 mins from Eindhoven by train so if you have some time off check these cities (and the tips provided by Bert) out.

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Re: Guitar shops in Netherlands ( Eindhoven area ) ?

Postby Muggins Simoon » Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:43 am

Otto Vowinkel is in Amsterdam. That's my first stop if I ever go there.
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