Linda Manzer

Biography

Linda says… “I’ve been making guitars for over 30 years. I love what I do. The most important thing to me is that the player is inspired by the guitar. And plays it.”

According to Wikipedia…

Linda (Jane) Manzer,Toronto, is a Canadian luthier renowned for her archtop and flat-top acoustic guitars.

She received her training from Jean Larrivée between 1974 and 1978 and later with Jimmy D’Aquisto in New York. Her greatest claim to fame is that she has and still does build many custom guitars for renowned jazz musician Pat Metheny including the Pikasso which has 42 strings and three necks. Carlos Santana, Stephen Fearing, Julian Lage, Henrik Andersen, Liona Boyd, Heather Bishop, Bruce Cockburn, Mike Francis (Pepe), Marie Lynn Hammond, Sherry Shute, John McGale, Paul Simon and Gordon Lightfoot have to be mentioned as special customers too.

Stocklist

Metheny-Manzer Signature 6

Select German Spruce Top, Indian Rosewood Back and Sides, Ebony, Fingerboard, Binding,Bridge, Peghead Plate, Original Cut-Away Manzer Model, Antique Aged Burst Top, Manzer Wedge,Thumb Rest/Neck Groove, Copper Neck Side Markers featuring a Diamond 7th Fret Side Dot, Custom Inlay, Custom Calton Case

$32,000

Custom Order

Linda Manzer is currently accepting new orders.

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Location

Manzer Guitars is based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Metheny-Manzer Signature 6

Select German Spruce Top, Indian Rosewood Back and Sides, Ebony, Fingerboard, Binding,Bridge, Peghead Plate, Original Cut-Away Manzer Model, Antique Aged Burst Top, Manzer Wedge,Thumb Rest/Neck Groove, Copper Neck Side Markers featuring a Diamond 7th Fret Side Dot, Custom Inlay, Custom Calton Case  $32,000

Extreme Wedge

Select German Spruce Top, Brazilian Rosewood Back and Sides, Ebony, Fingerboard, Binding,Bridge, Peghead Plate, Original Cut-Away Manzer Model, Antique Aged Burst Top, Manzer Wedge

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