1968 Fender Shenandoah 12 string
2004 Taylor 615CE
1974 Guild D25M
1973 Fender FG-75
The Guitars
2005 Fender American HSH Strat
2003 Ibanez AEG10BK
My favorite guitar. Purchased new in "74".
Solid mahogany neck, top, arched back, sides
& rosewood fretboard. Modified with a
Fishman Acoustic II under saddle pickup, tone
volume switch and pre-amp, walrus bone nut,
schaller tuners & ivory truss rod cover & ivory
abalone/wood inlaid bridge pins.  Peace,
Chains, I Am Your Child was recorded with
this guitar.
With a Fishman Acoustic II under saddle
pickup with a Fishman Acoustic II under saddle
pickup with pre-amp. Road To Glory was
recorded with this guitar with this guitar.
sitca spruce top, ebony fretboard. Pearl leaf
sitca spruce top, ebony fretboard. Pearl leaf
pattern fretboard inlay and abalone rosette.
Tusq nut and saddle. Taylor Expression
System electronics.  Impossibly Beautiful was
recorded with this guitar.
Red Label Nippon Gakki   
Original MSRP (US) $109.50  
Back/ Sides: Agathis            
Neck: Nato                            
Fingerboard:Indian Rosewood
Upgraded Bone Nut
Length 40"
Notes: Folk Guitar Clasic Type
Sitka spruce top, Solid East Indian Rosewood back & sides,
Abalone Pearl with Black/White/Black Inlays, Bone nut, Solid
Black Ebony fingerboard with: Style 45 Snowflake inlays, Solid
Black Ebony bridge, 16'' Radius/Compensated/Bone bridge,
Gotoh Gold w/ Butterbean ebony Knob tuning machines,
White w/ Abalone Dots bridge & end pins, I-03 Tortoise
Color/Beveled and Polished pickguard, Equipped with a L.R.
Baggs Ibeam active transducer pickup.
Mahogany back & sides
with black gloss finish,
spruce top with abalone
rosette, mahogany neck
with rosewood fretboard &
bridge, Fishman sonicore
pickup with Ibanez AEQ-SS
shape shifter pre-amp.
Ibanez Ivorex II nut & saddle
and Ibanez Advantage
bridge pins.
2006 Martin D42
Black Schaller mini tuning machines and all
black hardware & strap locks, Fender Tex
Mex humbucker pickups at the bridge and
neck position and a Fender single coil
noiseless in the middle wired by Fender tech
Tony Jack with a model "E" 5-way
Megan-switch for 5 different combinations of
humbucker and single coil hum canceling
connections.. A vintage Fender tremolo
assembly vintage Fender tremolo assembly.
Made in Mexico
Body: Alder
Neck: Maple
Fingerboard: Rosewood (9.5" Radius/241
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
No. Of Frets: 20
Width @ Nut: 1.5" (38 mm)
Machine Heads: Standard
Pickups: Standard J-Bass Single Coils (Mid &
Pickup Switching: N/A
Controls: Volume (Mid), Volume (Bridge),
Master Tone
Pickguard: 3-Ply White
Bridge: Standard Vintage Style
1995 Fender Jazz Bass
Specialty Gear
Charmin 2 ply tp
Colgate "Cinnamint"
Right guard "gel"
Diet Pepsi
Jeep Wrangler
LG-1: spruce top, ladder braced, sunburst.
14 1/8" wide, mahogany back and sides ,
mahogany neck , dot fingerboard inlays,
24.75" scale length, silkscreen gold decal
"Gibson" logo. Upgraded bone saddle. I Given
to me by my cousin Merle Fourez who bought it
new in 1948.  I recorded the "The Dance" with
this guitar.
1948 Gibson LG-1
Gold Tone OB-250
5 String Bluegrass Banjo
Maple binding, GT Master Planetary Tuners,
1st fret inlay, One piece curly maple veneer
on the resonator, and a  tobacco brown finish.
Carl "Okie" Adams custom
5 string old time banjo
International Violin Company
MK5 "F" Model mandolin kit with solid flamed
maple back & neck,rosewood fretted and
bound fingerboard, solid spruce top, maple
ribs, ivory nut & ebony bridge, Custom "Felten"
logo. Three year project.
Handmade 2011 "F" Style Mandolin
1973 Framus Graziella Electric Mandolin
04203 Graziella Electric
8-string e-mandolin
auburn shaded sunburst finish
arched and laminated Body
Spruce top, bottom & sides Maple or Mahogany
Maple neck
Rosewood fingerboard
1 PU, oval, chrome
auburn shaded finish
Bought new by my late cousin Paul Felten
while stationed in Germany