Barnes & Mullins are delighted to confirm the UK and Ireland distribution of Italian handmade guitar brand, Paoletti Guitars.
Handcrafted in Tuscany, Italy using select aged chestnut wood preserved and reclaimed from beautiful 130+ year old wine barrels, Paoletti’s range of unique guitars are a stunning fusion of modern, premium-quality innovation and refined, expert lutherie.
Filippo Martini, managing director – Paoletti Handmade Guitars, states, “Paoletti Guitars S.R.L, on behalf of Mr. Fabrizio Paoletti – Master Builder & founder, are pleased to be working with Barnes & Mullins as the official distributor of Paoletti Guitars in the UK and Ireland. We have every confidence that with 125+ years of experience and expertise supplying the music instrument industry, they are perfectly placed to deliver our Italian custom shop instruments to a new market of guitarists.”
Specialising in an impressive range of customisable guitars that span five models across five core series (‘Wine’, ‘Loft’, ‘Lounge’, ‘Leather’ and ‘Signature’), Paoletti expertly craft each guitar and all essential components in their state-of-the-art workshops and headquarters in the heart of Italy. They feature a range of truly unique aged, leather and worn finishes, roasted neck options, brass and nickel hardware and Paoletti’s handmade pickups, specifically wired to capture the wonderful tonal voice and character of reclaimed chestnut.
Every Paoletti guitar comes complete with a Paoletti branded hardshell guitar case, a Paoletti branded strap, a care & maintenance information booklet and a certificate of warranty and authenticity.
Paoletti Guitars are championed by some of the greatest guitarists and musicians in the world including Richie Sambora, Richard Fortus (Guns N’ Roses), John Norum (Europe), Brian May, James Hetfield (Metallica), Lee Malia (Bring Me The Horizon), Noel Gallagher and Bruce Springsteen.
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