Acoustic guitar

A history of the classical guitar: the instrument

[ad_1] During the five centuries of classical guitar existence, the instrument has changed completely in terms of physical dimensions, shape, stringing and tuning. While a Renaissance guitarist may have played through delicious court music on a small instrument designed for strumming, by the time the 20th century rolled around the guitar, its size had increased […]

Acoustic guitar

Equipment review: Guild F-512 12 strings

[ad_1] Extract from the August 2018 issue of Acoustic guitar | BY PETE MADSEN gUild’s jumbo 12s, like the F-412 (maple back and sides) and the F-512 (rosewood back and sides), made a big impression in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Now , after a few years of installing and delivering new USA-made versions […]