Recent instruments – A gallery of our latest work

It is never a dull moment when running a guitar repair workshop for the Hastings and Rye area in East Sussex. We are so fortunate in that we are surrounded by some of the country’s best musicians. The South East music scene is booming with talent and creativity, and this means we have an abundance … Read moreRecent instruments – A gallery of our latest work

The Boulangère Collection – Hand Made Guitars From Sussex

It is not everyday that you are entrusted with the responsibility of completing a life’s work.  Though, here at True Notes UK, we have been asked to do just that. To say that we are honoured is an understatement and we are so very pleased to announce that we have been commissioned to curate this … Read moreThe Boulangère Collection – Hand Made Guitars From Sussex

A Bhutanese Lute – The Drangyen

As musical instrument repairers, we do get a lot of interesting items pass our way. This full restoration project of a very rare and beautiful Bhutanese lute, is no exception. The Drangyen, which translates to “hear the melody” (dra means “melody” and ngyen means “listen”) An extremely important instrument for the Bhutanese people, this one … Read moreA Bhutanese Lute – The Drangyen

National Association of musical instrument repairers

True Notes are pleased to announce that we have now been accepted as professional members of the National Association of Musical Instrument Repairers. “NAMIR was formed in 1993, to provide a dedicated craft association for the profession of musical instrument repairer” Which means, if you are searching for a local guitar tech, neck repairer, pickup … Read moreNational Association of musical instrument repairers