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The Ultimate Bluegrass Mandolin Construction Manual - 4th edition

$44.95

by Roger Siminoff

Roger Siminoff is one of the foremost authorities on musical acoustics and the art of luthierie. 

This 4th edition (January 2021) has been fully updated and revised and includes everything you need to know about building a Bill Monroe-style F5 mandolin. The text includes a primer on musical acoustics, wood selection, graduating the soundboard and backboard, making the neck, truss rod installation, assembling the body, tap tuning, building the fretboard, pearl inlay, neck joints, binding the body and peghead, color finishing, string selection, set up, and much more.

  • Updated text and drawings
  • Includes 23 full-sized ProSeries drawings
  • More than 330 color photographs
  • Fully illustrated
  • Voicing and tap-tuning
  • Appropriate for beginners or professionals
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Other Instruments
Book Cover
Softcover
Page Count
150 pages
Author
Roger Siminoff

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The Ultimate Bluegrass Mandolin Construction Manual - 4th edition

by Roger Siminoff

Roger Siminoff is one of the foremost authorities on musical acoustics and the art of luthierie. 

This 4th edition (January 2021) has been fully updated and revised and includes everything you need to know about building a Bill Monroe-style F5 mandolin. The text includes a primer on musical acoustics, wood selection, graduating the soundboard and backboard, making the neck, truss rod installation, assembling the body, tap tuning, building the fretboard, pearl inlay, neck joints, binding the body and peghead, color finishing, string selection, set up, and much more.

  • Updated text and drawings
  • Includes 23 full-sized ProSeries drawings
  • More than 330 color photographs
  • Fully illustrated
  • Voicing and tap-tuning
  • Appropriate for beginners or professionals

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