1994 Antonio Marin Montero SP/CSAR


Year: 1994 Top: Spruce
Back & Sides: CSA Rosewood Scale Length: 650 mm
Nut Width: 52 mm Finish: French Polish
Country: Spain Condition: Excellent


ITEM: 05726


Antonio Marin is considered to be the foundational builder of the Granada school – many builders from around the world have come to Granada to work with and learn from this great maker. His association with Robert Bouchet is legendary – together the two of them collaborated in an effort that eventually produced this model, which has become known as Marin’s "Bouchet" model, as it features structural and design elements that can be found in Bouchet's instruments. It has a robust, creamy quality to the sound (which may be its "Bouchet" quality), and has a nice quick, bouncy responsiveness, a characteristic found in the best of the southern Spanish instruments. NOTE: The tuning machines presently on the guitar have been replaced with gold-plated Fustero (with lyre). For additional information, or photos please contact us. Otherwise guitar is exactly as photographed.

Orfeo Magazine #8 - The Granada School

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