Dating acoustic guitars
Acoustic guitars are used in types of music ranging from classical to rock and roll, to bluegrass and folk. Nylon strings are typically used for classical and related styles of music.
Steel strings are typically used for most other styles.
It is usually played with a plectrum and sometimes with the fingers.
The sounds build up inside the guitar's body, going out through a sound hole.
A: All handmade Avalon’s are constructed using top quality solid timbers from around the world.
The Korean made Silver series had solid wood soundboards and laminated back and sides.
Since 1994, The Music Zoo has been a destination for musicians around New York City and on Long Island.
From 2007 Richard Thompson and Alex de Grassi Signature models.However, since production numbers were so very small in those days, the math is not all that difficult.Please select from the list below the design of your Lowden's label or Serial Number to find out more about your guitar. Down, Northern Ireland These guitars were built 1974 to 1980 in the very first workshop in Bangor, Northern Ireland by a hand picked and personally trained team of 4, under the direct supervision of George Lowden.A: Standard string height at the 12th fret is 2.4mm (Bass) and 1.8mm (Treble), measured from the top of the fret to the bottom of the string.Q: My Avalon guitar has a Lifetime Warranty, it needs a new set of strings, do you supply and fit them for free? Nice try but no, strings are not covered by the Limited Lifetime Warranty.
Q: I can feel the fret ends when playing my guitar, what has happened?