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Plan, 1963 Hernández Y Aguado, No. 249, classical guitar


PLAN1963AguadoClassicalCourtnallPL19at1000copyrightThis is a lightly built, Spruce top guitar with characteristically even sound over the whole range. A similar instrument, made two years later in 1965 was played by John Williams on several recordings. He then sold it to Bream, who also recorded with it (photographs of the guitar are featured on their record covers). This is an interesting guitar—a large instrument, but lightly constructed. Drawing by Roy Courtnall Summerfield.

Body length 490mm
Waist 245mm
Upper bout 278mm
Lower bout 372mm
Body depth 98mm
Overall length 994mm
Scale length 650 mm
# of frets 19

SKU Product Name In Stock Each  
PL19 Plan, 1963 Hernández Y Aguado, No. 249, classical guitar Yes $13.50