In 1967 Panhuyzen built his first guitar in the workshop of his uncle Edgar Mönch who was immigrated to Toronto in 1965. In 1971 Mönch returned to Germany from Canada and Kolya started to work in his uncle’s workshop. Then in 1974 Kolya started with his own workshop and in 1992 with an second workshop in Toronto/Canada.
Kolya Panhuyzen made in his career over 400 guitar that are admired by worldwide known guitarists like: Carlo Domeniconi, Julian Bream, John Williams, Hubert Käppel, Sonja Prunnbauer, Zoran Dukic.
This classical guitar was built in 1988 by Kolya Panhuyzen. The two-piece cedar top of this guitar is framed by beautiful dark and light purflings. The two-piece back and the sides are made of Indian rosewood. The guitar is in very good condition and has only some minor traces on the back and the sides. The sound is typical for Panhuyzen guitars: Very balanced, superior sustain, impressive basses.
|Back and sides:||Indian rosewood|