It’s the holiday season – but it could be graduation or a birthday or any other special occasion – and you want to give someone a guitar. Where to start?
Another innovation relating to increased volume was the 12-string guitar. The use of double courses of strings to increase volume is quite old. Because Renaissance guitars and mandolins had used this
Many innovations in the history of guitars relate to making the instrument louder. Substituting steel wire for gut strings made a big difference in the volume. However, the increased tension
Guitar innovation was going on throughout Europe and America at the same time that Torres was experimenting on the design of the classical guitar. The fan bracing of Torres was
Recently while reading an online guitar magazine, I saw an ad for a guitar which claimed it was the result of an amazing innovative design. Although the guitar did in
Small Jazz Guitars My brother, a guitarist, recently commented on a picture of me playing a Stratocaster that was on Facebook. He said he always thought I was more of