The Luthier S Handbook

Author: Roger H. Siminoff
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780634014680
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As the ideal complement to other books on building instruments, this text describes the structural and acoustical attributes of air chambers; what to listen for when tap-tuning; selecting a good piece of wood; placement of the braces and ...

Left Brain Lutherie

Author: David C. Hurd
Publisher: Bold Strummer Limited
ISBN: 9780976088301
Size: 74.23 MB
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Martin Guitars, A History, Third Edition, Minisink Hills, PA, 4 Maples Press. 23.
Meyer, J. 1982. Fundamental Resonance Tuning of Guitars, Journa1 of Guitar
Acoustics, 5, 19-44. 24.Semat, Henry, 1958. Fundamentals of Physics, Third
Edition, New York, Rinehart & Company, Inc. 25.Siminoff, Roger H. 2002. The
Luthier's Handbook, A Guide to Building Great Tone in Acoustic Stringed
Instruments, Milwaukee, WI, Hal Leonard. 26.Somogyi, Erwin, 1999. On the
Selection and Treatment ...

Clapton S Guitar

Author: Allen St. John
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743281980
Size: 44.48 MB
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" This is the story of a master artist, set deep in the mountains of southwestern Virginia in a brick, one-story guitar shop, as busy and chaotic inside as it is simple outside.

Build Your Own Acoustic Guitar

Author: Jonathan Kinkead
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780634054631
Size: 46.86 MB
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Briston, England-based Jonathan Kinkead has been building guitars for nearly 30 years. His craft is born out of experience and intuition rather than a strict following of technical detail.

Engineering The Guitar

Author: Richard Mark French
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387743693
Size: 43.83 MB
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The text also covers manufacturing processes, including both handmade and mass produced instruments. Engineering the Guitar: Theory and Practice uniquely describes the mechanics of the guitar for engineers and craftsmen alike.

Journal Of The American Musical Instrument Society

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Siminoff, Roger H. The Luthier's Handbook: A Guide to Building Great Tone in
Acoustic Stringed Instruments. Milwaukee: Hal Leonard, 2002. 92 pp.: ill. ISBN:
0634014684. Plucked and Struck Strings Bacon, Tony. 50 Years of the Gibson
Les Paul: Half a Century of the Greatest Electric Guitars. San Francisco: Backbeat
, 2002. 160 pp.: ill. ISBN: 0879307110. Bertrand, Daniel. La vina d'Inde du sud:
Une vina de Mysore du facteur Puttadasappa et une vina de Tanjore de l'atelier
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Guitarmaking Tradition And Technology

Author: William Cumpiano
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9780811806404
Size: 29.63 MB
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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 ...

Technology Of The Guitar

Author: Richard Mark French
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461419212
Size: 26.74 MB
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This is a complete reference useful for a broad range of readers including guitar manufacturer employees, working luthiers, and interested guitar enthusiasts who do not have a science or engineering background.

Bluegrass Unlimited

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THE LUTHIER'S HANDBOOK, A GUIDE TO BUILDING GREAT TONE IN
ACOUSTIC STRINGED INSTRUMENTS— BY ROGER H. SIMINOFF— Hal
Leonard Corporation. When it comes to skills involving woodworking, I have
unfortunately been blessed with two left thumbs. Yet after skimming through
Roger H Siminoff's Luthier's Handbook, I feel confident that, using its contents as
a guide, along with a bit of practice (and lots of luck), I could construct an acoustic
stringed instrument ...

Making Master Guitars

Author: Roy Courtnall
Publisher: Robert Hale
ISBN: 9780709048091
Size: 71.75 MB
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The book is unique in that it includes nine separate detailed plans of instruments constructed by internationally famous guitar-makers.