Founded in 2022, Valkenburg Guitars is the latest instrument brand by Master Luthier, Daniel Margasa. Daniel has been hand building custom guitars for professional and touring musicians for nearly three decades. Each Valkenburg guitar is a true masterpiece, handcrafted by Daniel and his elite team of craftsmen. The unique hand finishes highest quality components, hand wound custom pickups and painstaking quality control make every instrument a one-of-a-kind custom creation. Valkenburg Guitars have been the best-kept secret of renowned musicians, and now, we’re excited to bring this secret to music enthusiasts everywhere.

From the showroom finish look of the Noble Series, to the light to moderately aged Knackered Series, to the extreme heavy aging of the Shipwrecked Series, there is a look and style for all players. Each unique finish is painstakingly done by hand, by Daniel and his team of builders, to ensure your instrument is a true one-of-a-kind custom. 
Moreover, Valkenburg USA takes pride in its commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility. The company actively strives to reduce its carbon footprint by using eco-friendly practices and sourcing wood ethically. This not only ensures the longevity of forests but also instills confidence in musicians who are conscious of the environmental impact of their choices.
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For years, Daniel Margasa has honed his craft, dedicating his artistry to building guitars exclusively for legendary musicians. His instruments have become synonymous with unparalleled quality and distinctive tonal excellence.

Until this point, Valkenburg USA has remained a well-kept secret, with Daniel Margasa diligently crafting custom pieces and one-offs for renowned musicians. His exceptional skills have gone into customizing and setting up instruments for music icons including but not limited to:

• Bryan Adams
• Gene Simmons – KISS
• Mitch Perry – Cher/Foreigner
• Jeff Duncan – Armored Saint/DC4
• Doug Aldrich – Whitesnake/Lion
• Billy Gibbons – ZZ Top
• Thomas Nordess – Steve Vai
• Reb Beach – Winger
• Burt Herron
• Levon Helm
• Blues Traveler
• Kenny Loggins
• John Fogerty
• Skid Row
• Quiet Riot

Embarking on an exciting new chapter, Master Luthier, Daniel Margasa has officially opened the Valkenburg USA Custom Shop in fabulous Las Vegas, NV. This marks a significant leap as he extends his expertise, offering an exquisite blend of vintage aesthetics and contemporary resonance to guitar enthusiasts worldwide.

The rich history of Valkenburg USA is now ready to unfold, inviting a broader audience to experience the exceptional craftsmanship and artistry that has adorned the hands of music legends.