Flamenco Guitars

Spanish Guitars - Popular From Spain To Latin America

Spanish guitars are stringed instruments that trace their ancestry to the Spanish vihuela.

The Spanish guitar became popular in European countries in the 16th century, and ach...

eved their modern shape and form around the 19th century.

Spanish changes included acquiring a sixth string, thinning of the guitar belly and the broadening of the guitar body. 

From Spain To Connecticut

During the 19th century this acoustic guitar, traveled from Spain to Latin America with the Spanish colonists. It also attained popularity in the US.

Also known as the classical guitar, it has a round hole and a fretted neck and six strings though eight or 12-string guitars are also known. The strings run between the guitar's bridge, which is glued to guitar's soundboard and the tuning screws fastened to the guitar's neck.

The first three guitar strings are made of catgut or nylon while the remaining three strings are of metal. The guitar strings, when plucked or strummed, produce notes that have enchanted audiences across Spain, Europe and the two Americas.

The Spanish has been used widely in folk music. It has also played a supporting role in jazz and dance bands.

Guitarists who played a stellar role in popularizing the Spanish in the 20th century are Andrés Segovia, Julian Bream and John Williams and, of course, the great guitarist Jose Feliciano.

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Cordoba GK Pro Negra

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With cutaway, 19 Frets, Nut and saddle made of bone, Cordoba Premium gold machine heads, Fishman Prefix problend pickup with 3-Band EQ, Incl....

Cordoba GK Studio Limited

Flamenco Guitar

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With cutaway, Nylon strings, Bone saddle and nut, Maple body binding, 19 Frets, 2-Way neck adjustment rod, Cordoba machine heads, Fishman Presys...

Cordoba F7 Paco Flamenco Guitar

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Paco De Lucia Signature Model, Nylon strings, Solid cedar top, Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) back and sides, Maple binding, Traditional neck...

Alhambra 3F Flamenco

Flamenco Classical Guitar

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MRF Power supply, Bone nut

Amalio Burguet FNEGRA DV Spuce Flamenco

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Designed by Vanessa Burguet, Solid spruce top, Ebony fretboard, Built by Damián Burguet

Raimundo Model 126-S Flamenco Spruce

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Solid spruce top, Goiaba back and sides, Samanguila neck, Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) fretboard, Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) bridge, Rosewood...

Raimundo Model 145 Cypress Flamenco

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Made in Spain

Raimundo Model 125 Flamenco

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Rosewood bridge (Dalbergia Latifolia), Rosewood head plate (Dalbergia Latifola), Gold-plated hardware, Made in Spain

Amalio Burguet FDV Spruce Flamenco

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Designed by Vanessa Burguet, Built by Damián Burguet