Alhambra Guitars… Why?by Philippe Bertaud - www.PhilippeBertaud.com
Picking an instrument is an important decision, like choosing the perfect partner. Find all the element you need on this website to shop at ease for your next instrument. Alhambra are handmade in Spain only from great quality woods from all around.
Alhambra is a well known palace in Spain and, for the guitarists, it’s also what inspired Tarrega to compose one of the most beautiful tremolo piece.
But did you know it’s also a Spanish Guitar Brand? It is actually one of the most famous in Europe. Can you dream of any better than a Spanish guitar? All countries have a different conception of guitar sound but when it comes to Spain the personality is the first thing that will strike you along with the projection of the sound, the warmth and the tradition. Tradition is the key word: Those guys have made guitars for centuries; therefore, nobody can catch up with them!
A Little Bit of a Story
When you hold an Alhambra Guitar in your arms, you hold all of that. When one of my students showed up with an 8-P E2 model electric-acoustic, the first thing that struck me was the beauty of the instrument. Perfect craftsmanship and beautiful woods make this instrument one of the most impressive I have seen…. Read More