Art and Craft of Classical Guitars

The Art and Craft of Making Classical Guitars by Manuel Rodriguez

   Manuel Rodriguez and Sons classical and flamenco guitars have been handcrafted in Madrid since 1905. The company's remarkable creations are just as acclaimed today, capturing the 2000 Player’s Choice Award from Acoustic Guitar Magazine for its nylon string model.

   For the first time in English, this book presents master luthier Manuel Rodriguez's thoughts on the history of the instrument he loves. This book is filled with historical photos, priceless memorabilia and clear diagrams, the book covers the art and development of the guitar, materials used in construction and more.

168 pages $29.95. softbound

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