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1950s Busato D Hole

Arguably the most collectible Busato ever!

1940s Busato Modele #44

The most coveted model, known for it's unparalleled tone and projection!

1950s Joseph Di Mauro Heart Hole

The rare Heart Hole model from the elder Joseph Di Mauro. Renowned for its exquisite tone and thunderous projection!

2021 Lebreton Modele Evolution

Powerful Selmer copy handmade in France. Features solid Indian rosewood and a balanced, yet punchy tone!

1947 Selmer Petite Bouche #651

Pristine, super rare Selmer with Brazilian back and sides. Formerly owned by Fapy Lafertin!

1932 Selmer Maccaferri #98

Ultra-rare pre-production model with internal resonator intact!

2017 Selmer Maccaferri Replica

Meticulous Selmer Maccaferri replica built by Jean Barault. Used in the 2017 film Django!

1934 Selmer Petite Bouche Transitional Model

Beyond rare, the elusive transitional model played by Django!

1948 Chauvet & Favino

Likely the oldest surviving instrument to bear the Favino name!

2016 Eimers Short Scale Selmer Replica

Bench copy of a Selmer transitional model!

1976 Jacques Favino Modele #10

Tone monster from Favino's "Golden Period!"

2022 Mordeglia Wappen

Italian built guitar in the tradition of Maccaferri and Mozzani!


New Accessories

Kleio 47

Classic Django electric tone, built in Greece!

Kleio 51

This model features a separately mounted volume control for more flexibility!

Gypsy Jazz Guitar Method

Everything you need to get started playing in this style!

Histoires Des Luthiers Jacques & Jean-Pierre Favino (IN FRENCH)

Coffee table style biography of the seminal French luthiers. Includes 900 photos and 156 guitars.


From the DjangoBooks Blog...

The Birth of the Maccaferri Guitar in its Historical, Geographical and Cultural Context
The Birth of the Maccaferri Guitar in its Historical, Geographical and Cultural Context
By Riccardo Mordeglia I am writing this article at Michael’s request following some of our discussions on the birth of the Maccaferri guitar inserted in its historical, geographical and sociocultural context. It is a summary of my twenty-year research as a luthier of gypsy guitars, a resident of Maccaferri’s home of Ferrera, and as a […]
Posted by Michael Horowitz in "Guest Articles" on 09/18/2023 at 03:44 PM.

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