product types: 

  • acoustic guitars
  • classical guitars


John Peter Barthell is a renowned classical guitar builder who started building guitars in 1976. Barthell started in Chicago where he made around 40 guitars and then moved to the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State. Barthell had retired by 2016 having made a total of just 174 guitars.


1883 Doe Run Road
98382 Sequim , WA
United States
Washington US