Epiphone ES-335 Pro

Ever since the house fire, I have wanted to replace my favorite guitar, a home-made mahogany electric. I have not had time to build a guitar since I have been building a house. I realized this one morning so I decided to do some research and buy an electric guitar. I have not bought a new guitar since I bought a Tex-Mex Strat at the turn of the century but I wasn't happy with that guitar until I had burned all the paint off it with a blow torch and replaced the pickups. I watched dozens of YouTube reviews, focusing on semi-hollowbody guitars because they are known to produce sweet jazz-blues tones. After all the videos and and a trip to Guitar Center to hold and play some guitars, I ordered an Epiphone ES-335 Pro, a replica of a 1958 Gibson guitar. I'm happy. It is my new favorite guitar:

Here are some Bartok pieces I'm working on for practice:

At Play

Children's Song

Quasi Adagio