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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This is proclaimed as the bible for guitar lutherie by most authorities. The design and build covers only a single dreadnaught steel string and classical type guitar contruction. The price may be the seller’s own price elsewhere or another seller’s price.
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It exclusively uses the traditional and time-tested method employed by the author. Recommended by a Veteran Luthier, this edition seems dated though does provide both the historical process that is the modern day guitar as well as the technical process.
Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology
With over photographs and illustrations, historical and technical notes, technoloty bibliography, list of materials and suppliers, and a full index, this will prove to be an essential acquisition for guitar and craft enthusiasts. Bob rated it really liked it Jul 15, Account Options Anf in. He lives in Philadephia. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Natelson builds and repairs classical guitars and is a national supplier of tone woods for constructing stringed instruments. You may also like. It has a chapter dedicated to b Recommended by a Veteran Luthier, this edition seems adn though does provide both the historical process that is the modern day guitar as well as the technical process.
It may be the most definitive book on acoustic guitar building but it not the complete book. Paperbackpages. Would have rated excellent otherwise.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. 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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I bought this book for my brother who is a traxition and makes a lot of novelty items and wanted to make a guitar. To ask other readers questions about Guitarmakingplease techhnology up. 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.
Guitarmaking Tradition and Technology: Natelson Snippet view – This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Guitarmaking, tradition and technology: It is tfchnology definitely geared for production shops with advanced knowledge and even metal work. Sep 29, Dey Martin rated it it was amazing. This book is starting to show its age, and honestly, that’s the main reason it only gets 4 stars.
Teaches both the insides and outs of Classical Guitars and Steel String acoustics. The holy bible for guitar builders.
Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology by William Cumpiano
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Debbie Halpenny rated it it was amazing Feb 20, Open Preview See a Problem? See all 9 brand new listings. A comprehensive bibliography; a list of tools, materials, and supply sources; and a full index complete this uniquely authoritative reference — and essential acquisition — for guitar and craft enthusiasts, woodworkers, and students of instrument making everywhere. Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite detail t Hailed by Guitar Player magazine as “perhaps tradiiton 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 buitarmaking describe in depth how both steel-string and classical guitars are actually designed and built.
Cumpiano is a master guitarmaker and teacher of instrument building and repair in Amherst, Massachusetts, serving professional musicians across the country. No advanced techniques and described.