In 1967, Panhuyzen built his first guitar in the workshop of his uncle Edgar Mönch who immigrated to Toronto in 1965. In 1971, Mönch returned to Germany from Canada and Kolya started to work in his uncle’s workshop. In 1974, Kolya started with his own workshop and in 1992 with a second workshop in Toronto, Canada.
During his career Kolya Panhuyzen made 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 by Kolya Panhuyzen in 1991. The two-piece spruce top of this guitar is framed by beautiful dark and light purfling. 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. The tuning machines are made by Sloane. Included is a hardshell case.
|Back and sides:||Indian Rosewood|