Early Guitars and Vihuela

A network for historic guitars and vihuelas

Carlos Gonzalez
  • Aguadulce, Almeria
  • Spain
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  • Peter Forrester
  • Chris Despopoulos
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Carlos Gonzalez's Discussions

French romantic guitar for sale, by Blaise le Jeune

Hello, I propose this XIX century guitar for sale, i just finished the restoration and the instrument sound great.Mark inside Blaise le Jeune, c.1850Price with soft case: 3.200€You can see and try…Continue

Started Jul 7, 2016

Vihuela de Quito technical drawing.
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Hello,I have the pleasure to propose the technical drawing of the Quito vihuela, published in parnertship with the Foundation Iglesia de la Compania de Jesus of Quito.Three sheets of A0, one…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rodrigo Mateus Aug 11, 2012.

 

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Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
"Dear martyn, The problem when we talk about the vihuelas and the 4-order guitars is that we do not really know what is representative and what is not. The three historical vihuelas are very different, and in the iconography we find a great variety…"
Nov 14
Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
"Hello, In my opinion the doubts about the dating of the vihuela Chambure have no justification, and we are facing an instrument built in Spain or Portugal at the end of the 16th century. 1-This type of construcción of the tumbled and grooved…"
Nov 14
Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
"Hello,The main doubts about the authenticity of the vihuela Chambure were issued by Joseé Luis Romanillos in March 1998, after studying said vihuela in January of the same year. The doubts of Romanillos coincide in part with those issued by…"
Nov 13
Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
"Dendrochronology by Stéphane Vaiedelich and Catherine Lavernier: 1376-1496 Strips of parchment with text that reinforce back and sides, by Denis Escudier: 1240-1280"
Oct 23
Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
Oct 14
Carlos Gonzalez replied to Feiga Siedler's discussion Info about Vihuela Chambure
"Hola,El puente de la vihuela Chambure tiene 9 mm de alto y la cejilla 2mm por encima del diapason.El plano y el estudio técnico se puede comprar en el Musée de la Musique de Paris. Pienso que si tiene un buzz al tocar es que el…"
Oct 14
Carlos Gonzalez posted a discussion

French romantic guitar for sale, by Blaise le Jeune

Hello, I propose this XIX century guitar for sale, i just finished the restoration and the instrument sound great.Mark inside Blaise le Jeune, c.1850Price with soft case: 3.200€You can see and try the guitar in Almeria, Spain. From july 10th to 12th I show it in Petrer, Alicante. Festival Internacional de Guitarra José Tomás.See More
Jul 7, 2016
Carlos Gonzalez posted an event

Museo de la Guitarra Antonio de Torres, Almeria, Spain at Almeria, center town, very close to Almeria Cathedral

December 20, 2013 all day
I'm glad to announce the opening of  a new guitar museum in Almeria. The Museo de la Guitarra Española "Antonio de Torres" will open next December 20, 2013 in Almeria.The museum is located near to the Almeria Cathedral, C/ Ronda del Beato Diego Ventaja 04001 Almeríahttp://www.turismodealmeria.orgSee More
Dec 10, 2013
Carlos Gonzalez and Peter Forrester are now friends
Nov 25, 2012
Peter Forrester commented on Carlos Gonzalez's status
"Have just posted some pictures to my page.  I have some more of details if needed. "
Nov 25, 2012
Carlos Gonzalez commented on Carlos Gonzalez's status
"Thank you very much Peter, please send me a scanned photo when you can. All the best Carlos Gonzalez"
Nov 24, 2012
Carlos Gonzalez commented on Aarón García Ruiz's photo
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José Pernas 1864

"This Pernas  guitar is a lot like to the guitar of Jose Antonio Villalba (guitar maker and student in my lutherie school "Cuerdas Vibrantes) which has recently been restored and is preparing the plans. They have a very interesting sound…"
Nov 15, 2012
Carlos Gonzalez posted a status
"Do any of you have information on a 5 courses guitar, made by Cassas Baña and preserved in the Brussels museum of instruments? Thanks"
Nov 15, 2012
Carlos Gonzalez is now friends with neno, Rodrigo Mateus and Chris Despopoulos
Nov 15, 2012
Jelma van Amersfoort commented on Carlos Gonzalez's photo
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Marianita Segunda

"I love the esthetics of that instrument and I would love to hear it. Congratulations on your presentation in Berlin. Jelma"
Nov 9, 2012
Carlos Gonzalez posted an event
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The Quito vihuela: A musical relic at Berlin Ethnological Museum

November 11, 2012 from 4pm to 5pm
Lecture concert by the vihuela player Mabel Ruiz and the luthier Carlos Gonzalez.See More
Nov 8, 2012

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About me:
I'm a lute and vihuela maker, and I like to research the history and evolution of these instruments. I have studied lutherie with Joël Dugot in Paris, and since 2000 living in Spain where I have my workshop and my school of lutherie.
Website:
http://www.luthier.org

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At 6:08 on October 30, 2011, Valéry Sauvage said…

Bonjour Carlos, bienvenue par ici, tes lumières nous seront bien utiles.

;-)

 

At 8:12 on October 29, 2011, Jelma van Amersfoort said…
Hello Carlos and welcome to the website!
 
 
 

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