Mayos Music
Guitar Lessons and Instrument Repair

Here at MayosMusic, in addition to offering great guitar, bass, ukulele, banjo and autoharp lessons, plus complete luthier services that include guitar, string instrument and amplifier repair/restorations, we are also a great resource service.

Here is a collection of articles on the guitar, electric bass, and fretted instruments that focuses on just that, your instrument. We will continue to expand this section.

Guitar Maintaince and Care
The following articles covers the care and maintainance of you're acoustic guitar and acoustic fretted instrument family plus the electric guitar and electric bass. This section will continue to expand.

A Discussion on Guitar Tuning, Playability and Set-Up
Let's get your guitar set-up, play its best and stay in tune.

How to Re-string a Guitar with a Removable (Floating) Bridge

Instructions For Restringing A Kahler Tremolo Equipped Guitar
Detailed (step-by-step) instructions for restringing and tuning a Kahler Tremolo equipped guitar.

Acoustic Guitar Tonal Comparisons
An analysis of Body Size, Scale Length, and Wood Types of the Accoustic Guitar.

What Is Guitar Torrefaction?

Guitar Finishes

Gibson Standard Action Chart
A reference chart for Gibson fretted instruments (factory standard adjustments)

Vintage/Classic Guitar Aging Levels
Here is a breakdown of the four different guitar aging levels as applied to the visual appearance of new guitars that are replicated to look like old vintage and/or classic guitars.

Pick Up Height Adjustment
A discussion on the electric guitar/bass pickup height adjustment and a procedure for setting this adjustment.

Experience since 1968
Providing Guitar, Electric Bass & Ukulele lessons and Guitar/Amp Repair in the Greater Phoenix Valley area of Arizona including Maricopa County and The Salt River Valley.

Mayos Music will continue to provide Guitar/Amp Repairs in Southern California's South Bay cities and Greater Los Angeles Area.
Originally located in Manhattan Beach and Torrance, California.

Now located in:
Gilbert, AZ 85298
Torrance, CA 90505

(310) 955 - 0246