Are Giannini guitars good?
It’s very comfortable to play and sounds great. Giannini guitars are made in Brazil from local Brazilian woods. It’s heavier than Indian and Brazilian Rosewood, an excellent wood for the guitar. Over all Giannini makes excellent guitars.
Are Giannini guitars made in China?
I picked up a classical Giannini guitar GN-15N. Its made in China, but not bad for a $90 guitar.
What is a good brand of classical guitar?
The best classical guitars available today
- Taylor Academy 12e-N. Simply the best classical guitar for most people.
- Cordoba C7-CE. Gorgeous Spanish-specific nylon with onboard electronics.
- Ovation Timeless Legend.
- Yamaha C40II.
- Washburn Festival EACT42S.
- Cordoba GK Pro Negra.
- Godin ACS-SA Slim.
- Takamine GC-6CE.
What is a Craviola?
Craviola. The Craviola, created by Giannini with Brazilian musician Paulinho Nogueira is one of the most notable guitars made by Giannini due to its unique shape and sound identity. It gained widespread visibility after it was used by Led Zeppelin’s guitarist Jimmy Page.
Can you put regular strings on a classical guitar?
We suggest quality set of “normal tension” classical strings from a company like D’Addario. NEVER PUT STEEL STRINGS ON A CLASSICAL GUITAR. Most nylon-strung guitars do not have truss-rods to protect their necks from the increased tension of steel strings, which means the neck on your guitar could warp.
Can you use ball end strings on a classical guitar?
Can I use ball end classical guitar strings on it or do I have to use the traditional tie method for restringing it? You can use ball end. I’ve had mixed experience with ball end nylon strings, though–the balls can be prone to cracking and/or the knot can slip out (especially on the thinner trebles).
When was the classical Giannini Guitar Workshop established?
In November 1900, the classical Giannini guitar workshop was established by Italian luthier, Tranquillo Giannini. His ambition to build acoustic instruments in Brazil led to a long and successful tradition of guitar making still carried on today.
What kind of guitar is Giannini acoustic guitar?
VINTAGE GIANNINI BRAZIL ACOUSTIC 6-STRING GUITAR. IT IS IN RELATIVELY GOOD CONDITION. WITH A FEW WOOD SCRATCHES AS SHOWN, BUT IT SOUNDS NICE AND HAS A NEW SET OF STRINGS. I’M JUST LEARNING AND THE NECK IS TOO WIDE FOR ME.
What kind of guitar does Giannini craviola play?
Giannini Craviola 12 String Acoustic Guitar. Vintage Model Number J680 Serial Number 12S. Metal Gear Drive String Tightners. Six Brass String Pegs on the tailpiece former owner said produced a better sound. Banded on both sides and Back with Brazilian Figurared Rosewood. Nicely decorated sound hole.
What kind of guitar is the Giannini AWS 680?
Rare 1974 Giannini AWS 680 12 string acoustic guitar in very good condition. Serial# 07 1974. Made in Brazil. This example has a mahogany neck (some sources say Brazilian rosewood, but I’m not sure) tight grained laminate spruce top, Brazilian rosewood back and sides, fretboard and bridge. Very few scratches or dings.