Laudes & Bandurrias For Sale
1935 José Ramirez Madrid Spruce and Brazilian Rosewood original hardshell case Top model w / 9 fan braces dovetailed into the transverse below soundhole, master craftsmanship inside, ebony fingerboard. 482mm The only other is in the Felix Manzanero museum in Madrid from 1927. This 1935 Laud was possibly made by Marcelo Barbero before he opened his own shop. This has been appraised by Richard Bruné.
Diego Robles Laud Rio made in Valencia, Spain and imported by Fine Fretted String Instruments. Available with a Solid Spruce or Cedar top and ply-laminated Pau Ferro Rosewood back and sides, 516 mm scale 52 mm nut, zero fret, Ebony fingerboard with Spanish Hardshell case and Gold plated tailpiece cover.
Esteve Laud w/ Hard Shell Case $849.00 Made in Spain
This is Laud model 5. 119
Solid Cedar Top and Laminated-Ply Mahogany back and sides, Rosewood fingerboard.
2000 Vicente Sanchis Model 35 Bandurria Valencia Exremely fine grain German Spruce Top & Solid Indian Rosewood back & sides, w / Ebony fingerboard & a zero fret. $849. NEW
w / hardshell case.
1945 Jose Ramirez Madrid Spruce & Brazilian rosewood w/ new boxwood
pegs, w/ later Roca y Vidal case made in Barcelona This is the kind of instrument (with pegs) found in the 1940 Spanish film "La Dolores", where 15 musicians walk onto the set with their Lauds & Bandurrias (see at very bottom of page). Of course this one wasn't ready to use just yet. $2,000.
Miguel Rodriguez Cordoba Spruce & Solid Indian Rosewood 274 mm. According to the catalog this Bandurria is a Model 35 made by Vicente Sanchis in Valencia, c. 1980 for the legendary guitar shop located in Cordoba. It is the next to the top of the line model. $795.00 January 1, 2011
Methods for Laudes & Bandurrias in Spanish text in Tablature & Standard Notation.
c. 1925 48 pages $25.
c. 1977 78 pgs. $35.
Strings: Laud silverplated $20. a set
Bandurria silverplated $18. a set