RAFAEL BARAJAS

RAFAEL BARAJAS Rafael Barajas has been in the music/manufacturing industry for over 14 years. After graduating from the Musicians Institute Guitar Craft Program, he began his first job with guitar guru John Carruthers, where he learned all about guitar repair. He then...

LANCE ALONZO

LANCE ALONZO Lance Alonzo attended the fall 2001 Guitar Craft program and shortly after graduation was hired on as a staff member. In addition to teaching at M.I., Lance does repairs, makes pickups and custom instruments for local...

JAIME A SANDOVAL

JAIME A SANDOVAL Jaime A Sandoval completed the GCA program in winter of 2004. While he was still a student, he applied and got a job with Matchless Amplifiers, where he worked full time for 5 years. During these five years he also worked part time for the program as...

ISAAC JANG

ISAAC JANG Isaac Jang is a guitar maker based in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was born, and raised in S. Korea, and moved to the U.S. in 1999. In 2007, Isaac apprenticed under his most admirable mentor, Kathy Wingert, and learned everything from basic construction...

DAVID MADDUX

DAVID MADDUX David Maddux is Fender Musical Instruments Corporation’s senior quality assurance technician. Based at the Fender Custom Shop in Corona, Calif., Maddux is responsible for ensuring that Custom Shop instruments meet exacting quality standards and customer...