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Traditional style guitar, based on the work of the master Antonio de Torres

Guitar with european spruce top, and back and sides made of european walnut.

Technical specs

Scale: 650 mm.
Fretboard wide on 1st. fret: 49 mm
Strutting design: 7 spruce fanned simetrical varettes.

Top: european spruce
Back and sides: european walnut
Bridge and purfilings: ebony
Neck: spanish cedar (cedrela odorata)
Fretboard: ebony
Gotoh tunning machines
Finish: french polish

Year of construction 2021

The sound

Powerful and mild sound caused by the special characer given by european walnut.

Narrow soundbox

We’ve narrowed the soundbox, following some Torres’ designs, in order to achieve that warm tone from de 19th Century.

Prize: 2800 EUR + shipping

Video test

Traditional design, traditional sound

Player: David Duyos

Unprocessed sound

Sound recorded without post-processing. Just one take…

The piece played is a fragment from Clair de Lune, arranged for guitar, and originaly composed by Claude Debussy to be played on piano. The recording consist on just a pair of Rode M5 mics, and it’s live recorded: just one take.