My Guitars

Below is a list of guitars I have owned over the years:
2006 Wataru Tsuji Grand Suprema (Spruce/Brazilian Rosewood)- Performing Instrument
1987 Wataru Tsuji S1 (Cedar/Rosewood) SOLD
1996 Michael Menkevich La Donna (Spruce/Indian Rosewood)
2010 Kristopher Barnett (Cedar/ Brazilian Rosewood) Lattice braced ‘Phi’ Model. A graduation present to myself, I was on the waiting list for 2 years for this guitar. SOLD
Asturias Standard (Cedar/ Indian Rosewood). This was my principal guitar of many years during my developmental period at Ngee Ann Polytechnic Strings.
Yamaha GD-10. SOLD I can’t remember the year
Yamaha CG201S. SOLD.
Yamaha Silent Guitar SLG120N.
Yamaha CG151C. Currently one of my ‘studio’ guitars.
Yamaha CGS103A. Another ‘studio’ guitar. 3/4 sized
Yamaha C40. My very first guitar.

Noteworthy guitars I’ve played.
Every now and then I get to play some pretty special guitars. Here’s a list of noteworthy guitars I’ve played.

Antonio Marin Monteiro (owned by Ernest Kwok)
Ramirez 1a (owned by Alex Abishegenadan)
Paul Fischer (owned by Thomas Liauw)
Alberto Najime (during a visit to his guitar studio in Japan)
Testuo Kurosawa
Yamaha GC70 (at their flagship store at Ginza)
Nakade Guitars (various models from the various makers of this classical guitar dynasty in Japan)
Kohno Special, RF Model, PC Model (at the Kohno workshop with Masaki Sakurai)
Kohno Special (owned by Reza Gan) – A very nice example of a great Kohno Guitar.
Kenny Hill Signature Series Composite top Cedar over Spruce (owned by Roland Wang)

About the Author

Dedrick Koh is a Social Media and Communications Specialist at Nanyang Polytechnic. He has a Bachelors (Murdoch) and Diploma (Ngee Ann Polytechnic) in Mass Communication. Dedrick is a communications professional and a highly skilled classical guitarist. As a communications professional, he has worked on brands like Coca Cola, DHL, Nokia, Nestle, the Health Promotion Board, the Economic Development Board of Singapore and the President Challenge. He gave private classical guitar during his polytechnic and undergraduate studies to put himself through school. He has succesfully prepared students for ABRSM and Trinity exams and was previously an instructor cum assistant conductor at Ngee Ann Polytechnic Strings under Alex Abisheganaden .