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A place to trade ideas about the art and science of all things classical and guitar; in a civil manner, to the advancement of all who log in here.

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La Patrie classical guitars - screwed-on bridge? 2 Replies

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Comment by James P. Royle on May 13, 2010 at 5:32pm
I have very little classical guitar knowledge. Are any of you familiar with Renaldo Belluci's guitars at
Comment by Jamie Marie Andreas on May 12, 2010 at 6:12pm
Hi Folks,

I have just uploaded a video of "Sor's Etude in Bm". It is part of a complete lesson with note by note directions, instructional video, etc. If anyone is working on this piece,or would like to, you may be interested.

I can answer any playing questions in my group at this site, or in my "Free Guitar Improvement Workshop"

Comment by David Mitchell on April 26, 2010 at 4:51pm
sorry, that's why I had the caveat on the original post
Comment by David Mitchell on April 26, 2010 at 3:54pm
according to the link O fpund had 805.882.1166 as the phone # & 805.884.6107 as the fax number. it was under shipping address
Comment by David Mitchell on April 26, 2010 at 7:36am
ok, I thought that if you called or sent a fax it might be helpful in getting some info
Comment by David Mitchell on April 25, 2010 at 5:54pm
Comment by David Mitchell on April 25, 2010 at 5:54pm
not sure if this the same site, but here's the contact page for the I found:

On the top of the page, there's some menus that will help you navigate the site
Comment by Michael S. Jackson on February 2, 2010 at 10:22am
I just have to say... you know what the greatest challenge is to me? My cussed fingernails! I keep breaking them, cracking them, and sometimes they won't grow in nice and straight but instead grow downward in a claw shape that catches the string. What a pain! I have the tools: Nail polish/hardener, fiberglass nail wraps, super glue, ping pong balls, etc. I'm getting pretty good at maintaining my nails. I guess if I fail at playing classical guitar I can always get a job at a nail boutique. MIght come in handy because I've had to give up doing everything I used to do for a living (pouring cement, laying wood and tile floors, working in my garden, etc).
Comment by Robert Hanson on February 1, 2010 at 10:22pm
I have just recently started studying classical guitar techniques extensively. What a challenge it is, in a very great way.
Comment by Britt Jackson on January 20, 2010 at 3:52pm
Really nice comments in this group, and great information/examples (especially from DonnaZ). Exactly what one looks for, so, I think I'll hang my hat here for a while. Thanks.

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