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Romantic Guitar


Student romantic guitar circa1820 (Edinburgh No.298)




Based on an Anonymous Terz in the Edinburgh collection, back and sides in pear wood, soundboard in western red cedar, bog oak fingerboard or Indian rosewood, neck and peg box in figured maple, pegs in Indian rosewood. £1342, excluding case.
(This instruments can be heard on Jamie Akers' Cd 'A soldiers return')




Early Romantic Guitar based on Lacote



This Early Romantic guitar is based on a guitar by Lacote c1825, Edinburgh Collection Nr 2521, with a label inside " F.Burkinyoung &Co/Old Court House Street/ Calcutta" another label, signed in ink  reads " F.Sor". The back and sides are made of Pearwood, neck and peg headstock in ebonies maple, pegs in Indian rosewood, sound hole edging and inner purfling in ebony/holly. It can be heard beautifully played here via the link below

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deOt4JQgHDc

£1941, not including case price













1 comment:

  1. Hear it on Jamie Akers new CD http://www.prestoclassical.co.uk/w/246787

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