1990 G.A.L. Convention
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1990 GAL Convention Exhibitors

Steven Andersen, Seattle WA; 18" archtop guitar, 17" archtop in the whiteKevin Aram, London, England; Classic guitarDavid Wilson, H. Ashley Assoc., Seattle WA; Violin family instruments, “new family” of violin instruments, viols, bass viol, crwth, imported rasps, instrument making woodPeter Barberio. Missoula MT; Four autoharps • Ted Beringer, Billings MT; Three electrified archtop guitars, two solidbody electric guitars, solidbody mandolinDavid Shepherd, Berlin Custom Gtr., Woodburn OR; Solidbody electric bass, left-handed solidbody guitar, two right handed solidbody guitarsDale Blindheim, Suquamish, WA; Collection of hammer dulcimers: standard model and bass by Sam Rizzetta, chang/santouri by Rick Fogel, othersR.E. Bruné, Evanston IL; Classic guitar, classic guitar with experimental holes, cases; strings, instrument making wood • Cynthia Burton, Portland OR; Figured mahogany classic guitarAl Williams, Calton Cases, Calgary Alberta; Custom fitted fiberglass guitar cases, also showed guitars by Michael HeidenFred Campbell, Morgan Hill CA; Cittern with fan bracing, mountain dulcimer, restoration of Henry L. Mason 1897 guitar, solidbody electric dulcimerCove Lumber, represented by Scott Wise, Coffman Cove AK; Instrument making wood Ted Davis, Loudon TN; Violin, mandolin, red spruce, other instrument making woodJohn A. Decker, Jr., Puunene HI; All-synthetic guitars (one classic, one steel string) made of graphite-epoxy and kevlar, German spruce guitar tops Peter B. Dragge, Sebastopol CA; Steel string guitar, quilted mahogany sides, back, and neckBorko Dragojlovic, Santee CA; Steel string guitar, Bozo Podunivac style Robert Ehlers, Oregon City OR; Cutaway steel string guitar, steel string by Terry Demezas, Brazilian rosewood sets Jeffrey R. Elliott, Portland OR; 8-string classic guitar, Brazilian rosewood, 10-string steel string, koa, 6-string classic, African blackwood Lara Espley, Coquitlan BC; Double cutaway steel string guitar, steel string guitar with marquetry back and Maccaferri resonator, renaissance lute, solidbody guitar • Carolyn W. Field, Oak Ridge TN; Two violins, two violasMary Fletcher, Jones-Fletcher Music, South Yarmouth MA; Hardshell cases for guitar and violin • David Freeman, Timeless Instruments, Tugaske, Sask.; Canadian spruce, maple, and red cedar; rosewood • Gulab Gidwani, Exotic Woods Co., Sicklerville NJ; Instrument making wood • Myles Gilmer, Gilmer Wood Co., Portland OR; Domestic and imported instrument woods • Rob Girdis, Seattle WA; Cutaway dreadnaught guitar, padauk steel string, myrtle steel string guitar, in the white • Bob Gleason, Pegasus Guitars & Ukuleles, Hilo HI; Koa acoustic lap steel guitar; koa guitar sets • Bernard Gofflot, The Pas, Manitoba; Resophonic banjo, dreadnaught guitar • George Gordoniski, Hollywood CA; Solidbody guitar, all handmade in Russia • Jay Hargreaves, Seattle WA; Short scale electric guitar, electric bass, experimental speaker system • Tamarissa Hoskin, Vancouver, BC; Steel string guitar, Maccaferri style steel string • Frank Andy Johnson, Andy's Banjo Repair, Aberdeen WA; Sitka spruce and broadleaf maple • Joseph R. Johnson, Shrine to Music Museum, Vermillion SD; Instrument plans, museum picture books • John Jordan, Concord CA; Portable electric 'cello, violin; solidbody electric guitar • Michael Keller, Rochester MN; Two cutaway steel string guitars, side bender • Gary Komoski, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Classic guitar with yellow cedar top, Honduras rosewood dreadnaught • John D. Kusske, Othello WA; Two violins, experimental rectangular violin • Dewey Leong, Fremont CA; Classic guitar • Grant Lett, Campbell River, BC; Guitars, wood samples • Luthier's Mercantile, Tom Ribbecke, Healdsburg CA; Instrument making woods, parts, and tools • Darrell Majkrzak, Columbia Hts. MN; Classic guitar, mountain dulcimer • Bill McCaw, Lowden WA; Steel string guitar, madrona classic • Dan McKinstry, Cosmopolis WA; Instruments carved from solid cedar: steel string guitar, mandolin, “narwal” mandolin, mountain dulcimer shaped like a whale • Joe C. Nickerson, Kearns UT; 12-string guitar, repair projects • Ralph Novak, San Leandro CA; Two solidbody guitars with multiscale fretboards, multiscale neck for Strat, Harmony guitar with multiscale modification • Orcas Island Tonewoods, Bruce Harvie and Casey Wood, Olga WA; Bigleaf maple; spruce Red Wing Tech., David Vincent, instructor, Red Wing MN; Mandola by D. Vincent; dreadnaught guitar by Nancy Cox; flattop bass by Keven Warner; flattop bass by Jonno Woutat Steven J. Rolig, Santa Fe NM; Dyer-style harp guitar; steel string cutaway • John Rollins, Bellingham WA; Small bodied steel string guitar • John J. Roncelli, Lexington MO; Mountain dulcimer • Clifford Ruscoe, Concord CA; Classic guitar, cutaway steel string guitar • Richard Schneider, Sequim WA; Vacuum clamp, vacuum bridge gluing fixture, Kasha model classic guitar • C.R. Shifflett, Burnaby, BC; Classic guitar, padauk dreadnought guitar • Jack Sloan, Monmouth OR; Violin • A. Lawrence Smart, McCall ID; Steel string guitar, cedar top, cutaway steel string, Engelmann top, archtop mandola • John R. Snell, Mark Leaf Case Co., McPherson KS; Hardshell insulated instrument cases • Ervin Somogyi, Oakland CA; Cutaway steel string guitar with lute rose • Robert A. Steinegger, Portland OR; Two Ike Everly model guitars • Stewart MacDonald, J. Hostettler, D. MacRostie, D. Erlewine, Athens OH: Instrument making woods, parts, and tools • Strings, Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers, Paul Hostetter, San Anselmo CA; Strings and Acoustic Guitar magazines • Elarus Surale, Hemet CA; 3-string banjos, 30" scale, 8" oak rim • Robert Thompson, Lame Deer MT; 6- and 12-string guitars, nylon and steel string • Dake Traphagen, Bellingham WA; Classic guitar, Engelmann top, Honduras rosewood back and sides, CAT scan of guitar • Larry Trumble, Klawock AK; Sitka spruce • Donald Warnock, Wilton NH; Two small viols • Daniel R. Weaver, Camas WA; Two violins; viola; 'cello • Byron J. Will, Centralia WA: German-style single manual harpsichord • Randy Wood, Savannah GA; Mother-of-pearl

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