The classical guitar from John Price 352 has been sold.
John ¨Price specializes in making an arched, braceless back guitar, designed to maximise strength and allow better airflow inside the soundbox to enhance the projection of the instrument markedly. It has a ‘focusing’ effect on the classical guitar’s overall sound, and minimizes the dampening effect when the classical guitar is held too close to the body.
John’s classical guitars are played on stages all over the world by such virtuoso as Jorge Morel, Krzysztof Pelech, Rene Izquierdo, Elina Chekan, Ricardo Cobo, Jorge Caballero, Ricardo Iznaola, Ignacio Barcia, Jason Behr, Muriel Anderson, Anthony Bez, Candice Mowbray, George Benson, Andy Summers (the Police).
Argentinian composer/performer Jorge Morel and well known Jazz artist George Benson. Like most of the Australian lattice-braced classical guitars, his guitars features arched back and very thin tops supported with carbon fiber. A magnificent lutherie, a powerful voice which offers a wide range possible sound very warm with some clarity however with a long sustain.
John Price classical guitar main features are :
- thickness of the notes which are creamy as one could wish
- lots of overtones
- excellent string separation
- big and Loud basses
- the craftmanship is excellent
The guitar is delivered with a Hiscok case or on request a Karura tailored made case.
This 351 is an true example of John’s work, the stunning South American rosewood is just amazing of beauty..