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Handcrafted Portuguese guitar. This Lisbon model has a solid spruce top and solid walnut back and sides. Beautifully made musical instrument with a very attractive price for the quality.
The Artimúsica GP70L is a Portuguese guitar built by hand to play fado.
The Portuguese guitar Artimúsica GP70L is a simple but high-quality model, built by the experienced craftsman of one of the largest producers of traditional Portuguese instruments, this Lisbon guitar was finely crafted to meet the expectations of knowledgeable fado guitarists.
Made with selected materials, the Artimúsica GP70L has a solid fir top. The bottom and sides are also in solid walnut and this union of woods gives it a rich tone and a volume of great quality.
The neck is made of mahogany, very comfortable with a panga panga fingerboard, which provides a great quality of play. At the top of the neck we can see the winding volute, typical and identifying Portuguese model guitars from Lisbon. The finishes are discreet and their appearance sober, presenting themselves as an example of careful manufacture, surprising for its very competitive and affordable price for a model of this quality.
The Portuguese guitar in Lisbon is one of three traditional fado guitars in addition to the Portuguese guitar in Porto and the Portuguese guitar in Coimbra. Of the three, it has the most brilliant sound, reinforced by the traditional tuning of Lisbon's Fado in B-A-E-B-A-D, starting from the most acute.
Founded in September 1992, Artimúsica is one of the benchmarks in the artisanal construction of traditional Portuguese instruments. It is a family business, which follows the construction method started by master Joaquim José Machado, more than 100 years ago.
His grandchildren, masters Manuel Carvalho and José Carvalho, manufacture each instrument as if it were a true work of art, making each piece unique, of high quality, and full of tradition.
Made for guitarists who want a competent instrument and to last, the Artimúsica GP70L is a Lisbon fado guitar that respects the tradition of this musical genre and the needs of the guitarists who dominate it.
It is one of the best options for this price range due to its quality and sound, guaranteed by one of the national reference manufacturers of traditional cordophones.