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Making Musical Instruments


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Constructing a Solid-Body Guitar: A Complete Technical Guide
Constructing a Solid-Body Guitar: A Complete Technical Guide
by Roger Siminoff
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Over 150 photos, several illustrations and four life-size blueprints assist the reader in choosing the proper materials and tools, as well as in using the correct skills and techniques to provide a beautiful handmade instrument that doesn't look handmade... (read more)

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Make Your Own Acoustic Guitar
Make Your Own Acoustic Guitar
by Melvyn Hiscock
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Melvyn Hiscock's Make Your Own Electric Guitar has been the first choice for aspiring guitar makers for more than 20 years. Now he offers the same no-nonsense approach to describe how to successfully make acoustic guitars. Every aspect of the task of... (read more)

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Violin-Making: A Historical and Practical Guide
Violin-Making: A Historical and Practical Guide
by Edward Heron Allen
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This classic guide offers an accessible initiation into the mysteries of violin-making. Charming in its style and cultivated in its research, it covers every detail of the process, from wood selection to varnish. A fascinating history of the instrument... (read more)

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An Obsession with Cigar Box Guitars: 120 Great Hand-Built Examples
An Obsession with Cigar Box Guitars: 120 Great Hand-Built Examples
by David Sutton
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Theres growing movement of self-expression unfolding in the world of music. Musicians and hobbyists are finding new creative freedom by making their own musical instruments out of unconventional materials. In a modern revival of a great American... (read more)

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The Luthier's Handbook: A Guide to Building Great Tone in Acoustic Stringed Instruments
The Luthier's Handbook: A Guide to Building Great Tone in Acoustic Stringed Instruments
by Roger H. Siminoff
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An essential item for the instrument builder, The Luthier's Handbook explores the secrets and science behind making good-sounding acoustic stringed instruments. Renowned author Roger H. Siminoff brings to the table more than four decades of luthiery... (read more)

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Classical Guitar Making: A Modern Approach to Traditional Design
Classical Guitar Making: A Modern Approach to Traditional Design
by John S. Bogdanovich
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What a thrill for any musician: playing a fine-sounding instrument that he or she has lovingly crafted from scratch. With this richly illustrated manual, well-known luthier and guitarist John Bogdanovich shows exactly how to build that first, beautiful... (read more)

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How to Make Drums, Tom-Toms and Rattles
How to Make Drums, Tom-Toms and Rattles
by Bernard S Mason
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An authority on American Indian traditions provides complete, thorough directions for creating dance drums, tomtoms, water drums, and much more. Materials include such everyday items as wooden kegs, flower pots, coffee cans, buckets, and old inner tubes.... (read more)

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Making Drums
Making Drums
by Dennis Waring
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Covers the basics of making a variety of drums from professionals in the field. Uses traditional and modern techniques.... (read more)

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Constructing a 5-String Banjo: A Complete Technical Guide
Constructing a 5-String Banjo: A Complete Technical Guide
by Roger Siminoff
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Just as in his other book, Constructing a Bluegrass Mandolin, Roger's simple and concise step-by-step instructions show you the how and the why of it all, leading you on a path that blends discovery with pure joy. Over 200 photos and illustrations... (read more)

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Cigar Box Guitars: The Ultimate DIY Guide for Makers and Players of the Handmade Music Revolution
Cigar Box Guitars: The Ultimate DIY Guide for Makers and Players of the Handmade Music Revolution
by David Sutton
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Part DIY guide, part scrapbook – this book takes you behind the music to get a glimpse into the faces, places and workshops of the cigar box revolution. Cigar box guitars have never been more popular and now you can learn to make your own. You don'... (read more)

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Made in the USA: Guitars (Made in the U.S.A)
Made in the USA: Guitars (Made in the U.S.A)
by Samuel G Woods
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Everything from sheets of mahogany to classical guitars! With a special VIP tour of the Martin Guitar Company in Nazareth, Pennsylvania, you'll see how an acoustic guitar is made, from wood selection to gluing, side bending, scalloping, purfling, and... (read more)

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Violins & Other Stringed Instruments: And How to Make Them 1906
Violins & Other Stringed Instruments: And How to Make Them 1906
by Paul N. Hasluck
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The Art and Craft of Making Classical Guitars
The Art and Craft of Making Classical Guitars
by Manuel Rodriquez
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Homegrown Music
Homegrown Music
by Marc Bristol
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Making Simple Musical Instruments: A Melodious Collection of Strings, Winds, Drums and More
Making Simple Musical Instruments: A Melodious Collection of Strings, Winds, Drums and More
by Bart Hopkin
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Violin Bow Rehair & Repair
Violin Bow Rehair & Repair
by Harry S Wake
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