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1969 Manuel Reyes SP/CSAR

in stock - SKU: GUCLREY-07396
  Specifications
Year
1969
Top
Spruce
Back & Sides
CSA Rosewood
Scale Length
656 mm
Nut width
51 mm
Finish
French Polish
Country
Spain
Condition
Excellent
Exchange
ExchangePlus
Luthier
MANUEL REYES
  Background

Although Manuel Reyes of Cordoba (1934-2014) is considered to be the greatest and most sought-after Andalucian flamenco builder of the latter half of the 20th century (and beginning of the 21st) he was also an extraordinary maker of fine classical instruments as well although he received fewer commissions due to the overwhelming demand for his flamencos. For more than half a century he was known for his superb workmanship and authentic Andalusian flamenco sound – he always constructed his guitars in the heart of the old quarter of Cordoba, in the deep south of Spain. His guitars have been played by dozens of professionals internationally, perhaps most notably being Vicente Amigo and Paco Serrano. At the time of his passing, his waitlist for new instruments had been closed for years due to its enormous size.

  Description

The classical guitars of Manuel Reyes almost never appear on the market – so this is a very rare treat to have this magnificent instrument here in our showroom. It has a wonderful, dark sound with bold basses and strong....

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