Electric Guitars. Guitar Amplifiers. Audio Tools.Crafted with Passion & Character
Instruments crafted from raw wood, wire, and labour—from start-to-finish, right here in North America.
At Norfolk & Jarvis, we meld the best of modern science and technology with traditional woodworking techniques to design and create one-of-a-kind Electric Guitars with distinctive and robust tonality.
Our truly innovative Electric Guitar Amplifiers are seriously lightweight, very energy-efficient, and sound right.
Serious: With a Bit of Mischief
Truly playable instruments that inspire achievement and enjoyment.
We’re dedicated to providing the working musician and audio professional with instruments and electronics made in North America.
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What’s Happening at Norfolk & Jarvis
We hope you enjoyed your long weekend! Today was Tolex Tuesday in the shop. I needed a new guitar pedal board for gigging and for demonstrating the amplifiers and guitars we make. Last week I completed assembly and machining required before applying Tolex. Here is a...
The Norfolk & Jarvis Reference 112 Combo Guitar Amplifier is a new direction in guitar amplifiers, a new and original design, not a copy of a design from 60 years ago. Fully analog, it delivers the desired characteristics of beloved vintage amps in a lightweight...
The Norfolk & Jarvis Jasmine Electric Guitar is now on sale at The Twelfth Fret Guitarist’s Pro Shop
Jasmine is now on sale for CDN$ 2,499.00 plus applicable taxes exclusively at The Twelfth Fret Guitarists Pro Shop in Toronto. Jasmine comes in a Hiscox Liteflite PRO-II ABS case with the following features: Hiscox Liteflite Pro-II specification Original Liteflite...
Kevin G of Georgian Bay, pictured here claiming his new Norfolk & Jarvis S-Style 3 pickup set earlier today from cofounder Blair Francey at our shop. These pickups were hand-wound to early 60's specifications. To hear the sound of a set of these pickups recorded...
Mark your calendar to be a part of Canada’s Biggest and Best Guitar Show!
Don’t miss this great event in Cambridge, March 30-31st!
We were honoured to present our Custom Guitar and Amp design and build to members of the Toronto chapter of the Toronto Audio Engineering Society on February 26, 2019.
We believe we have succeeded in doing so, and we invite you to check out our instruments and amps to see if you agree.
I sought an enterprise to explore the more purely musical side of my technological soul. And here we are, building guitars, amps, and other worthy musical technologies.
Perhaps it will be history.