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Al Petteway’s 000-12BA | Preston Thompson Guitars
 
The fingerstyle guitarist talks about his custom Thompson 12-fret and plays "The Mama Bear Rag."
November 13, 2020

Fingerstyle guitarist Al Petteway is well-known for his discerning taste in guitars. Among his collection is a 2016 custom Thompson 000-12BA, built with Brazilian rosewood and Adirondack spruce. In this video, Al discusses ordering the guitar directly from Preston Thompson, shortly before Preston passed away, and he plays “The Mama Bear Rag.”
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