Fred Kopo, luthier
Welcome to my website ! I am as much happy to see you here than in my workshop.
Don't hesitate to visit me there too !
For 25 years now, I've been building hundreds of guitars, basses, and others strings instruments : violins, double basses, mandolins, ...
My work is about research : I dedicate my energy finding innovative technology, design, ergonomy and of course, the best electric and acoustic sound.
I'm passionate about catching opportunities that my clients offer to me, but also create my own challenges, to be able to propose new technical and esthetics solutions. For the past years, I've added an essential concern : the environment. How to build environmentally friendly guitars ? Let's find out!
Recent blog posts
From the head to the easel, through the vents, the principle of locking the handle are all components designed to function together. The optimal goal is that the finite instrument appears obvious, almost classical, despite a decidedly contemporary line.
Ouessant Milano- David Millemann
Inspiring People #2 - La Minute utile du Musicien- Inspiring People #3
Ouessant nylon 7 cdes fretless-R.Bonnet
Ouessant Talisman- Arnaud Lacarte
Sassandra signature "Samuelito"
Visite de l'atelier en 3mn
Soïg Siberil et sa Ouessant Cyclade
Ouessant baritone 7 strings
I have been going to meet Matthieu for several years to make him try a guitar, when the opportunity arises, and I am pleased to have convinced him, in 2016, for a Ouessant 7 strings that you will soon see on stage,
I hope !!