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Flamenco guitar José A. Fuentes 2018

This flamenco guitar was made by the guitar maker José A. Fuentes, from Barcelona, in 2018. He is one of the best representatives guitar makers in Catalonia. After working for more than 15 years as a carpenter, his passion for music and his talent when treating wood made him begin a new stage as guitar builder in a self-taught way, studying the construction systems of great guitar makers in history as Santos Hernández, Antonio de Torres, Miguel Rodríguez … and experimenting with new ideas and contributions that have led him to be one of the best guitarists of the current scene. His instruments reflect part of his personality, simple, elegant and minimalist always running away from the excesses of decoration, and using for the construction carefully selected woods and a long process of drying and curing.

The wood used for the top is German spruce, and spanish Cypress for back and sides. The top has a very accentuated grain, completely straight and uniform. The back and sides are made of cypress wood, with an outstanding quality and beauty.

The sound of this flamenco guitar has great personality. The basses are bright but depth and open, crisp and crystal clear trebles, a perfectly balanced set, with great volume and projection.

This flamenco guitar has got medium tension, and a perfect height of strings in the saddle and fingerboard, providing the guitarist with a high degree of comfort for both hands, as well as an easy performance.

The condition of this flamenco guitar is new.

Price4,850.00$

Additional Information
Year

2018

Top

German spruce

Back and sides

Cypress

Scale length

655 mm

Finish

French polish

Tuners

Alessi mechanical tuners (mother of pearl buttons)

String height 12th fret

2.5 mm

Saddle height

8.6 mm

Nut width

52 mm

Dist. between 1st-6th string at the nut

43 mm

Dist. between 1st-6th string at the saddle

57 mm

Weight

1010 gr

Condition

New

Included case

Prado brown or black

Optional case (plus 500 €)

BAM Panther 8002XLB Hightech

Video recorded with strings

Luthier Set 20 (nylon trebles)

Availability

IN STOCK

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