Noble Cigar Box Guitar Project


The 2021 Noble Cigar Box Guitar Project Workshop is a success!

See photos in the Gallery

Look for us at the Heights Music Hop September 18th 6PM on the South Stage at Kensington and Lee Roads.

Watch this space for news of future workshops.

Flier from August 2021 Workshop

Interested in

Building your own Guitar?

We are offering a free summer Cigar Box Guitars workshop for middle school-age students in the Noble Neighborhood.

The workshop will consist of four sessions each running 1½ hour in which you will:

•Learn how a guitar makes music

•Build your own 3-string Cigar Box Guitar from a kit

•Learn the basics of playing the guitar

•Learn about the Cigar Box Guitar’s origins

At the end of the workshop you will take home your guitar.

Here are some musicians who have played Cigar Box Guitars

George Benson

Lightnin Hopkins

Samantha Fish

Albert Collins

Jimi Hendrix

Belinda Gent

Billy Gibbons of ZZ-Top

Blind Willie Johnson

Lucy Tight of Hymn for Her

Buddy Guy

Paul McCartney

Dates: Monday, August 2 - Thursday, August 5

Times: 1:30-3:00 PM

Place: Disciples Church, 3663 Mayfield Rd.

If you want to participate or for more information email:

Noblecigarboxguitarproject@gmail.com

Space is limited