The guitar in Italy

libri_lachitarra_in_italiaThe book, written in collaboration with Anna Radice and Tiziano Rizzi, presents 25 Italian guitars between 1790 and 1845, the period of greatest transformation of the guitar from baroque to romantic.
Presentation of Angelo Gilardino, historical preface of the four main areas Italian (Lombard, Piedmont, Emilia-Tuscan, Neapolitan) full of color photos and exterior and interior details of the guitars.
Chapter on Italian influences with the Vienna School from Stefan Hackl and one dedicated to the study of the geometry of the forms.
167 pages Italian / English, A4 format.
A job, a good job I think, that for a few years will not need other presentations on the subject.

Price: 50 euro

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