Gipsy guitar

J.Castelluccia Luthier

Guitar makers from father to son since 1946, the lutherie J.Castelluccia is, today, the most ancient company in service, specialized in the manufacturing of gipsy jazz guitar.



Django Reinhardt

 Django Reinhardt 

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Lutherie J.Castelluccia: the most oldest workshop in activity since 1946

Respect for the tradition

All the gipsy jazz models (Selmer type) proposed by J.Castelluccia, are entirely made by hand and are realized since 1946 in the pure tradition of Selmer-Maccaferri guitars.
Incontested leader in the field of the guitar gipsy, the J.Castelluccia company is today the major reference.
It has an international fame builds on the quality of its know-how passed on from father to son, and it in France since 3 generations

A world reference to the matchless value for money

With 65 years of existence and 3 guitar makers generations in the service of the gipsy jazz guitar, the workshop J.Castelluccia is one of rare company to propose a wide range of gipsy jazz uitars (Selmer type), of craft conception and in the respect of the tradition FROM 1250€, intended to meet the expectations and requirements of the novice or confirmed guitarists.
- All the models exist in small mouth version, intermediary D hole and left-handed.

The essential characteristics of our guitars:
  • Folded soundboard on all the models
  • Well-balanced tone
  • Optimized profile neck using trussrod double action
  • Made by hand with the best selected wood of lutherie