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Antonio de Torres, guitar maker

JoseМЃ L. Romanillos

Antonio de Torres, guitar maker

his life and work

by JoseМЃ L. Romanillos

  • 324 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Element Books in Longmead, Shaftesbury, Dorset .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Torres, Antonio de, 1817-1892.,
    • Guitar makers -- Spain -- Biography.,
    • Guitar -- Construction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJosé L. Romanillos ; foreword by Julian Bream.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML424.T67 R6 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2467488M
      ISBN 100906540852
      LC Control Number87177259

        At that time in Spain, 76% of the population was illiterate, yet, Antonio de Torres could read and write. Torres' father was a tax collector, perhaps he taught his son how to read and write. In the book, Antonio de Torres, Guitar Maker, by Jose Romanillos, Romanillos speculates that Torres attended local schools before he became an apprentice. Antonio de Torres Guitar Maker: His Life & Work by Jose Romanillos This comprehensive work on the great 19th century master luthier Antonio de Torres, father of the modern classical guitar, was lovingly researched over many years by one of the twentieth century's greatest classical guitar makers, Jose .

        In spite of Agustín Caro’s obvious importance the Granada maker José Pernas, also from the 19th century, might well be better known due to his association with Antonio de Torres from Almeria. Antonio de Torres, known to all as the father of the spanish guitar, learned his craft without a doubt in Granada as reported by José Luis Romanillos. Current Inventory | Past Inventory In the history of the classical guitar, no single individual is more important than Antonio de Torres Jurado (), known as Torres, a guitar maker who achieved some local renown in his life but was never free from poverty. It is possible that the innovations we associate with Torres were inevitable: that the guitar could have evolved towards a form as.

      Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by IdentifierBot. Aug | History. An edition of Antonio De Torres () Antonio De Torres Guitar Maker-His Life and Work (Yehudi Menuhin Music Guides) — 2Rev Ed edition by Jose L. Romanillos. 0 Ratings 1 Want to read; 0 Currently reading. - Mentioned in Romanillos, J.L., Bream, J. Antonio de Torres: Guitar Maker, His Life and Work (Bold Strummer, ) p. 94 Andrew Galliano, playing a guitar by Joséf Pagés. - (no) Spanish Six-course guitar, labeled "Josef Pages Me Hizo En Cadiz ano de " and inserted over top of label in script Calle del Sacramento in print no.


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It is with his designs that the first recognisably modern classical guitars are to be seen. Most acoustic guitars in use today are derivatives of his designs. In the middle of the 19th century Antonio de Torres redefined the guitar.

He was the deciding innovator of his time, bringing various elements of guitar making together in a new design that has shaped the work of every guitar maker since, and even shaped the growth of the guitar as a concert instrument on stages and in concert halls world wide.

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"Antonio de Torres, Guitar Maker - His Life and Work" by José L. Romanillos Foreword by Julian Bream ENGLISH LANGUAGE EDITION - Softcover, pages, Revised edition Revised edition of this famous book. Staggeringly thorough text on the Spanish luthier who undoubtedly had the most profound influence on the shape of the modem classical guitar a must for any serious luthier or.

10 Classical Guitar Innovations from Antonio de Torres. For that, Torres chose a “fan” design. Fan struts were initiated by the Andalusian school of guitar makers.

According to Romanillos, “This idea can be traced back to Sevilla and to the work of Francisco Sanguino, a master craftsman whose work stands out among his contemporaries. 4 Romanillos J.L. "Antonio de Torres, Guitar Maker",p to 5 Romanillos J.L.

"Antonio de Torres", p to 45 and Torres’ Spanish predecessors, in the first half of the 19th century, showed imagination and realism in inventing, adopting, combining, various elements such as the doming of the soundboard, a. Antonio De Torres, Guitar Maker: His Life and Work (Yehudi Menuhin music guides) by Julian Bream (Foreword), Jose L.

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[José L Romanillos; Julian Bream; Marian Harris]. This book will be essential for the guitar-maker and the historian, providing as it does a unique record of the different methods of guitar design and strutting systems that have evolved since Antonio de Torres first defined the essential characteristics of the modern classical guitar in the s.It is such a compelling instrument that an entire chapter is devoted to it in Jose Romanillos' great book, "Antonio de Torres, Guitar Maker - His Life & Work".

Several features of the guitar distinguish it from the rest of Torres' output. It was the first instrument Torres built with a tornavoz - the resulting sound was so "big" (like the roar. Buy Antonio De Torres, Guitar Maker: His Life and Work by Romanillos, Jose L., Bream, Julian online on at best prices.

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