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May 16, 2013

Cowley offering stringed instrument repair class


Cowley College is offering a stringed instrument repair and setup class in June. The class will be taught by Jason Willoughby who is the owner and one of the master luthiers at C R Alsip guitars in Arkansas City.

The class will cover basic setup of string height and action in an acoustic and electric guitar. Students will be taught how to repair the nut and the bridge along with how to replace either of the two. It will also teach how to check and replace the electronics in an electric guitar. The class will also cover how to level the frets or take care of high or sharp frets.

Although the class will be geared more for guitars it will also be applicable to most stringed instruments.

For more information or to enroll for the class please call 620-441-6335.