Gary Zimnicki

Gary Zimnicki is a Michigan based guitar luthier that has been building instruments since the 1970's.  Gary builds exceptional Classical guitars that offer a superb tone, playabilty, and an alluring appearance.  He is not limited to a certain template design, and creates instruments that value tradition with modern innovation.  Gary also specializes in steel strings, mandolins, Ukuleles and more.

Concert Classical Guitar Dealer

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Grand Rapids, Michigan (616) 459-2921  Email:

2017 Gary Zimnicki

Custom Classical Guitar


Top: Solid Carpathian Spruce

Back and Sides: Solid Cocobolo

Bridge: Brazillian Rosewood 12 Hole

Tuners: Luxury Rubners

Neck: Spanish Cedar

Scale: 650mm 

Finish: Shellac

Case: TKL Hard Shell with Combo Lock

Price: ​$6,000 USD