Links

(preferred) -- Indicates companies we personally deal with and recommend their services. 

Guitar Manufacters
Hofner(preferred) - hand-crafted guitars and stringed instruments made in Germany.

Schaefer Guitars (preferred)- Beautiful, custom guitars crafted by master luthier Ed Schaefer

Guitar Retailers

Buffalo Bros Guitars.Com (preferred) My favorite place to buy guitars! New Used and Vintage. Great people! Fair and honest. Check them out. Ships world wide.

Guitar Accessories

Uncle Spot-(preferred) For all your TUBE amp needs, restoration, repair, reconing, recovering, parts, etc. Make that old amp look and sound better than new! Specializing in '50s, '60s, and '70s Fender TUBE amps.

El Dorado Guitar Straps (preferred) - Hand crafted leather guitar straps and custom engraved metal guitar parts

Players/Instructors

Todd Johnson(preferred) - The Ace of Bass. Check his website for great educational materials

Mitch Holder (preferred)- Legendary studio player, author, clinician, educator.

Karry Godwin (preferred) Equipping the local church to facilitate the worship experience,

Reggie Coates (preferred) Founder of Christain Guitar &Bass Conferences

Sandy Hoffman (preferred) Author of Essential Worship instructional resources

Gary Hutchison (preferred) Killer blues player for Oreo Blue and great instructor

Marc Cooper (preferred) Hot guitarist and ultimate tone and gear guru.

Norm Stockton (preferred) Groovemaster bassist for Lincoln Brewster and author.

Robert Conti (preferred) World Class jazz guitarist and educator

Music Services/Websites

Christian Jazz Artists (preferred) -- Networking site for the Christian jazz musician

Association of Fingerstyle Guitarists (preferred) -- to the goals of teaching, nurturing and promoting the art of fingerstyle guitar. Rich is a memer of this organization.

Music Media entertainment Group--Musicians Resource to showcase New Talent. Designed to be the most comprehensive Musicians Resource Site on the net, featuring tools engineered to help write lyrics, compose, produce, promote, distribute and protect music.

TAXI is the leading independent A&Rcompany helping unsigned bands, artists and songwriters get record deals, publishing deals and placement in films and TV shows.


Guitar Magazines

Christian Musician(preferred) - Committed to the Christian musician and live performance.

Worship Musician Magazine(preferred) - Bi-monthly resource devoted to equipping congregations and individuals as they seek to lead a life of Christ-centered worship.
Just Jazz Guitar - (preferred)This is the World Wide Web home of the print magazine that features the greatest players and educators in the field of jazz guitar.

Premier Guitar - The true gearhead’s resource, focusing on the best high-end, boutique and custom shop gear available today. Featuring interviews with the biggest gearheads in the industry, our interactive Gear Search, product reviews and informative tech and educational columns you can’t find anywhere else.

CD Retailers

Counterpoint-music(preferred) - The San Joaquin Valley's premier source for stimulating and exciting music, a refreshing mix of styles and genres, always focusing on the 'not-so-well-known' and 'off the beaten path".

Music Education

Guitar Wheel (preferred) - The 2 oz Reference Library for Quick Study and Application of Music Theory. Works great with our Theory for the Road program!

Play Jazz Guitar Play What You Hear - a complete home study course in jazz guitar improvisation by Chris Standring