Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology: A Complete Reference for the Design & Construction of the Steel-String Folk Guitar & the Classical Guitar, Page 2. Guitarmaking has ratings and 5 reviews. Serge said: This book has been called the Bible of Guitar Making by many and although it shows some signs o. Guitarmaking Tradition & Technology. Item No. 18BGMT. By: William Cumpiano and John Natelson. A complete reference for the design and construction of the.
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It has a chapter dedicated to building your own truss rod Guitarmakkng my purposes as a beginner its a little too direct to apply to guitar,aking experience. Hailed by Guitar Player magazine as perhaps the finest book on guitars ever produced,” and by Booklist as “a Rolls Royce of construction guidebooks,” this impressive volume is the first book of its kind to describe in depth how both steel-string and classical guitars are actually designed and built. David rated it it was amazing Oct 28, Coleman Sawyer rated it it was amazing Dec 20, Hailed by Guitar Player magazine as “perhaps the finest book on guitars ever produced,” technolpgy by Booklist as “a Rolls Royce of construction guidebooks,” this impressive volume is the first book of its kind to describe in depth how both steel-string and classical guitars are actually designed and built.
There are ample black and white photos throughout, though it is the insightful overviews that will grab your attention.
Best Selling in Nonfiction See all. The book is meant to teach the fundamentals of guitar building, and it does so by walking the reader through the build process of one steel string guitar and one classical guitar. Cj rated it really liked it May hradition, It has all the illustrations and photographs needed to understand the complexities of creating your own steel string and classical guitar.
Both type are described simlutaneously with the differences between two being called out in the instructions. Even so it is good to have another perspective with alternative solutions to common construction issues.
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Selected pages Title Page. Save on Nonfiction Trending price is based on prices over last 90 days. Bob rated it really liked it Jul 15, Skip to technolgoy content. Mayank Agrawal rated it liked it Dec 06, Max Nemhauser rated it really liked it Mar 27, Learning the history is even more important. Girl, Wash Your Face: With over photographs and illustrations, historical and technical notes, a bibliography, list of materials and suppliers, and a full index, this will prove to be an essential acquisition for guitar and craft enthusiasts.
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Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite detail the hows, guitarmakibg, and how-to’s of the traditional craft of guitarmaking, all accompanied by fascinating historical and technical notes. See all 9 brand new listings. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A very comprehensive book that explains in excellent detail the steps required to construct two types of acoustic guitars.
Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology by William Cumpiano
Alas, the pictures are all black and white. Solomon Chronicle Books- Music – pages 4 Reviews https: Want to Read saving….
The authors state that the instructions are meant to describe the way they think a guitar should be guitatmaking at a novice level although immediate and advanced luthiers will find plenty of useful reference information. Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite detail the hows, whys, and how-to’s of the traditional craft of guitarmaking, all accompanied by fascinating historical and technical notes.
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