Crossroads Charter Academy students learn about making guitars


INSIDE LOOK: Crossroads Charter Academy students took a field trip to the guitar school and repair building on Wednesday to see how the instruments are made. Pictured, Zack Balwinski, of Galloup Guitars, shows a group of  students what the inside of an acoustic guitar looks like. (Pioneer photos/Meghan Haas)



MISSING PIECE: Balwinski shows CCA student Bobir Siddikov (left) an open space where a stained piece of wood will go after it is finished.









GUITAR TIPS: CCA student Jackson Neglio (left) speaks with Galloup Guitar apprentice Nick Durkee (right) about the school and the guitar Durkee is almost finished making.


Posted by Meghan Gunther-Haas

Meghan is the education reporter for the Pioneer and Herald Review. She can be reached at (231) 592-8382 or by email at

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