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In his article on guitar bridges, Sinier de Ridder writes that Pons and Lacote added a bar below the bridge (i.e. between the bridge and the lower block) 'with quite a special design' which 'allowed…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael. N. May 31, 2012.
I searched the Forum but didn't find much mention of recordings on CD, so how about a thread where members can recommend performances they particularly enjoy? I'll begin with the CD I have playing…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lars Hedelius-Strikkertsen Nov 23, 2011.
When making lutes I have used soundboard wood for the bars, hence their grain direction is parallel to the soundboard. I would be interested to know whether this was also common practice for Baroque…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael. N. Oct 21, 2011.