Cumpiano guitars
Cumpiano guitars

Figured Koa 12-fret guitar gets final assembly and setup in William's studio

Cumpiano guitars

William in 1983

Custom made Brazilian rosewood guitar made for
Dean Nardi in 1983

Cumpiano guitars

Since completing his apprenticeship in 1972, William Cumpiano has created hundreds of individually-crafted guitars and other stringed instruments in the European, North American and Latin American traditions; has taught the instrument-maker's craft to scores of aspiring makers; co-authored the world-recognized standard guitar-making textbook; and has lectured, written and consulted in his field around the world.

William Cumpiano in 1995

William Cumpiano in 2016

Cumpiano guitars