More time playing, less time tuning
Performance 2 Capo

The award-winning Performance 2 guitar capo for Classical guitars* features our Unique Tension ControlTM - the fast squeeze-on, squeeze-off action gives you complete and intuitive control over the pressure placed on your strings, meaning significantly improved tuning stability compared to nearly all other capos.

Available for Classical and Flamenco guitars.

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*Previously available for steel six-string acoustic, electric and hybrid nylon guitars, but now discontinued and succeeded by the Performance 3 with ART®.

"This capo really takes care of business so I'm free to focus on my playing."

Richard Thompson
English singer, songwriter and guitarist

Design and features

Unique Tension Control

Award-winning design

Unique Tension ControlTM

By simply squeezing to attach and squeezing to release, the Performance 2 capo gives you complete and intuitive control over the pressure you place on your strings. This means you can have confidence that you are in control and will keep your guitar in tune.

One-handed use

Easy to use

One-handed use

With a little practice, a Performance 2 can be moved with one hand between frets nearly as quickly as a spring capo, but without the need for frequent retuning.

Internal Silicone Pads

Protect Your neck

Internal Silicone Pads

With non-reactive, protective silicone pads at every touchpoint, you can be sure that the finish on your instrument is safe when using a Performance 2 capo.

Stores on your guitar


Store on your guitar

Between songs, you can easily park a Performance 2 capo on the headstock or just behind the nut for quick and convenient access.

Safeguard your tone

Clean, clear and true

Safeguard your tone

Maintains the tone of your instrument thanks to our carefully engineered string pads, designed to reduce vibration dampening and loss of tone.

Award-winning quality

Free Lifetime Warranty

All G7th capos carry a Free Lifetime Warranty. Simply register online.

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