Category Archives: Lutherie

Stradivarius Guitar

Antonio Stradivari (Stradivarius in Latin) is known mainly for the violins he made. But he also made a few guitars. The Stradivarius played here, called the Sabionari, is one of just a handful of Stradivarius guitars still in existence. It … Continue reading

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Andrea Tacchi – The Guitar is a Dream

Andrea Tacchi is a well-known Italian luthier. The video was directed and edited by Unnar Ari.

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Pepe Romero, Jr. – Paco de Lucia’s New Guitar

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Daniel Friederich, Luthier

A nice story on Friederich in Orfeo magazine, this time in English. Great photos. Here’s Kyuhee Park playing the third movement from Brouwer’s Sonata on a Friederich guitar: And Roberto Aussel playing, with fantastic intensity, Yupanqui’s Melodia del Adios on … Continue reading

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Matiegka: Menuetto – David Starobin

Op.20, No.10 by Wenzeslaus Matiegka. Nice rhythm bits. Filmed in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, August, 2013. Performed on a Lacôte with a label signed by Fernando Sor(!), later owned and played by Julian Bream.

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