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Atelier Jacky Walraet, luthier

Fine Handmade Master Guitars —  since 1990  —

On this  page you will find news about shows

and some music-videos with my guitars / Enjoy

More about the guitars on this page

JW with FTCB model

Guitar Shows

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My guitars were exhibited and played at the Holy Grail Guitar Show (Berlin) / Musicora show (Paris) / Guitar Summit (Mannheim) / Salon de la Belle Guitare, Paris

Next shows : 03, 04, 05 May 2019, Paris: Musicora  (stand APLG)
                              14, 15, 16 Juin 2019 St Aubin d'Aubigné: Festival 6ème sense

                              21, 22 Sept. 2019, Toulouse: Salon International de la Lutherie,  
                              27, 28, 29 Sept 2019, Cremona Music (I'll be there as a visitor)                        


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Video  🎧

Jacky Bastek performing with the Beetle @ the Holy Grail Guitar Show 2018

Peter Hertmans plays "Body and Soul" (video 1)

and "Wise One" (video 2) on "The Beetle" and on a FTCB model.

Guillaume Muschalle / playing "Estate"
solo concert played on The Beetle

Guillaume Muschalle playing around "isn't she lovely" (Stevie Wonder)

@ the Musicora Show, Paris 2018. 

Sound recorded with the intern  camera mic.

Sorry for the festival noises !

Singer/Songwriter, Composer and Fingerstyle Guitarist Jacky Bastek playing/singing 'Space and Time' on 'the Beetle'. Acoustic recording @ myworkshop using two cardioid Neumann KMi microphones.

Recorded with a flat EQ, without any audio editing.


Thank you for your visit !

Jacky Walraet


10 min video recorded with a flat EQ, no  audio or video editing.

  Guitar player Hendrik Braeckman testing and commenting the new (not completely finished) Archtop Model named as "The Beetle", designed and made by Luthier Jacky Walraet. Stereo recording (X-Y technique) using two cardioid Neumann KMi microphones / D'Addario .011>.052 phosphor bronze strings Pure acoustic archtop unplugged sound !

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Part 2 and more  videos on my youtube channel

Guillaume Muschalle improvises around 'Round Midnight" (T. Monk) although it was around noon, on the freshly built "Little Sister", a semi acoustic archtop guitar designed and made by luthier Jacky Walraet.

Life concert @ the Salon De La Belle Guitare / Beffroi de Montrouge / Paris 23.03.2019 (sound captured with the cam-mic in the concert hall)

Guillaume Mushalle playing a short impro on "Little Sister",
Recorded @ the "Salon de la Belle Guitare", Beffroi de Montrouge, Paris 24.03.2019

More videos on my YouTube channel