Jason Kostal

Guest Speaker, Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts 

Jason Kostal is an experienced fingerstyle guitar player and performer and a renowned luthier, who started Kostal Guitars in 2006. Drawing on his lifelong study and practice of the guitar and his 2+ year apprenticeship under master luthier Ervin Somogyi, Jason creates one of the most precisely crafted, aesthetically inspiring, and sonically diverse steel stringed guitars on the market. Each instrument is individually designed and voiced to bring out the tonality and responsiveness desired by professional musicians, discerning collectors, and true enthusiasts all over the world.