Welcome to our new series, Builders Brew, where we meet string instrument builders and repairers who choose Rotosound strings. Each episode takes a behind-the-scenes look at the workshops and working practices of luthiers; we explore why they do what they do; and we find out why Rotosound strings are the choice of expert instrument makers.
In this first episode, we meet South East London-based luthier, John Procter, who builds and repairs guitars and classical instruments in his Aladdin's cave of a workshop.
00:36 Introducing John Procter
00:54 Why John uses Rotosound strings
01:17 A close look at a John Procter acoustic guitar
01:47 How John became a luthier and started his workshop
03:07 How long Rotosound guitar strings last
• About Rotosound:
Rotosound are manufacturers of the World’s Finest Music Strings - a legacy which goes back to the birth of Rock n’ Roll itself. Since 1958 Rotosound strings have been an ever-present on some of the most famous recordings ever heard.
Developed in conjunction with some of the world's top artists, Rotosound strings are synonymous with unbeatable tone and longevity and are manufactured in Great Britain.