So this is a mark 2 in many respects. ounds to me like a really good old J-200. This was a long time in the planning. He would not let me hand it back. It excels backing up a singer as illustrated by this clip of Mary Chapin Carpenter at a recent performance.

The range is currently $4200 to $12,000. Perhaps making this guitar a re-issue of sorts! A 16 inch wide body with a 4.25 inch depth makes this guitar ideal for finger picking. She has owned and played it for almost 30 years. He responded with a spruce/maple single O sized monster with a single bolt controlled neck. We want to do our best for, and connect with our readers.

I managed to convince John Greven to go back in time when his White Lady and J models were most popular. Pictures JG© Errors are unintentional although we try very hard not to make them. It excels backing up a singer as illustrated by this clip of Mary Chapin Carpenter at a recent performance.

1980 Gurian S3M. I took the guitar home, played it every night after I got home from my day job, stared at it on the guitar stand, and then proved Gary right. Perhaps making this guitar a re-issue of sorts! This guitar was at the Singapore guitar show! Guitars remain property of respective owners and not for sale through guitarbench unless specifically stated. Any copyright issues should be address to: writers@guitarbench.com.

I managed to convince John Greven to go back in time when his White Lady and J models were most popular. I subscribe to the xxxxxx but Guitarbench blows it away.”- Jonny Luxton It was a gig that I should not have been paid more than $40 dollars for. Note: (RIYL) Recommended If You Like. She has owned and played it for almost 30 years. Guitars are property of individual owners. For sale. A few more weeks went by. John Greven had this to say: “The guitar has a big, warm voice with just a touch of edge at the top. Dear Sirs

), Lame Horse Guitars OM "Girl with the pearl earring". A superior recording instrument for its even tone and balance. Luthier Facts :

He told me to go get a bank loan, which I laughed at the idea of, because I had never done anything like that and would have to get someone to co-sign it. Goodacoustics have a long history of carrying John Greven guitars and they often get some really nice Grevens in stock- this J White Lady is just one of those special instruments with the Smokies Adirondack top and that lovely Maple back and sides! I left the shop. A few weeks later, Gary Oelze, the proprietor of the world famous club The Birchmere, heard me talking about this wonderful guitar that I had seen at the shop. Throw in the White Lady level of trim: Abalone top and back purfling, carved heel, birds inlay and it one tasty guitar. All pictures - Click to enlarge!- Highly recommended Guitar Database. Guitar Database. I found that you had Epiphone Navarre in stock on website elswhere. Taking Orders? “Terence and crew, congratulations on your first issue.

Greven guitars are priced individually based on woods chosen and degree of ornamentation or level of custom work. Then Gary hired me to open for someone at the club. Based on the ever popular 000 and OM body size, this guitar is powerful enough to be flat picked while set up lightly for finger-style. I've played a few of John's maple Js and they have always been very balanced with good warmth (especially for maple) and a superb recording instrument- ask John Denver or Mary Chapin Carpenter!

SN D21XX. Greven Travel Guitar Smokies Adirondack/ Maple, Greven J White Lady Smokies Adirondack/ Maple, Crowder D-21 Adi | Guat Rosewood (yes! We don't go for big business models or numbers. The guitar sounded unbelievably good and the neck mechanism worked perfectly! AND that night he paid me for my opening slot with something like $400 dollars, as a way to get started for my Greven Fund. These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages. a second one. I managed to convince John Greven to go back in time when his White Lady and J models were most popular. I had no money or collateral. Guitarbench is designed to be an electronic magazine, but with a familiar, print face. Guitar Database. Gary theorized that if I could just play it for a while, then I would not be able to part with it and then I would be motivated to figure out some way to pay for it.

I did not have to talk him into selling it to me;  in fact, I determined I could not buy it as I had no money. We aim to keep each entry as complete as possible & your help is appreciated! I was dumbfounded. I’ve played a few of John’s maple Js and they have always been very balanced with good warmth (especially for maple) and a superb recording instrument- ask John Denver or Mary Chapin Carpenter!