to come and see stock items at our friendly store down near the seaside!
We buy and sell second hand items, we stock and order new
items, and a friendly smile is free of charge
Why not call us on 0779 5566801 if travelling, and we can confirm recent
changes and new items in advance
SERIOUS STUFF HERE... SOME OF THE
FINEST ORIGINAL VINTAGE
HAGSTROM GUITARS EVER MADE - AND MADE IN SWEDEN TOO!
WE CAN ALSO ORDER
THE NEW HAGSTROM GUITAR RANGE FOR SALE THROUGH THE SHOP
Contact us through the main email link if you'd be interested in
buying it (subject Jimmy Oval for sale)
James L. D'Aquisto (1935-95) career started by
tending the D'Angelico shop in the early 1950s. As D'Angelico's
health started to fail in the late 50s, D'Aquisto assisted him
with instrument construction. After John D'Angelico died in
1964, D'Aquisto constructed his own guitars, resembling those
made by D'Angelico. As mentioned elsewhere in this site, he
assisted other famous names in the guitar industry, as well as
his excellent work with Hagström
(he loved quality), he worked with Fender and Martin, and was
considered the equivalent to a modern day Stradivarius. [Link]
James D'Aquisto took on the special project with Hagstrom in the mid
sixties. Soon after the unique headstock design started to appear.
Around the time of the project the famous Viking models started to
appear, then in 1969 the Jimmy F Hole jazz appeared. This later Oval
hole Jazz completed the set...
FROM THE VERY FIRST BATCH OF HAGSTROM ELECTRIC GUITARS - 1958
ANOTHER STUPIDLY RARE VINTAGE HAGSTROM IN WONDERFUL