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1964 Gibson J-45

Garrett Park Guitars

This guitar is in our Hall of Fame Collection and is no longer available for purchase.

For your consideration, Garrett Park Guitars presents this 1964 Gibson J-45

Nicknamed "The Workhorse", the Gibson J-45 has been a cornerstone of the acoustic world since its inception in 1942. This 1964 model, made popular by Donovan, features a cherry sunburst spruce top, and cherry red mahogany back and sides, all accentuated with lovely finish checking. Aside from the visual assets, this guitar sounds amazing. This piece will be a fantastic addition to any collection! The original adjustable bridge has been replaced and a bone saddle added, one crack has been cleated & 3 small holes were filled. This guitar sounds terrific and has that wonderful deep slope shoulder tone, it's 1 1/16 nut width and chunky neck feel make it a great player as well. Comes with its original brown soft alligator grain case.

Serial Number: 180838

Condition: Very Good +


Sound clips of this guitar being played are below. These audio clips include an audio description & fret test. These are not stock recordings. It's the actual J-45 being played.  Enjoy.

Here's a great video of the guitar being played: 

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