2018 Lorenzo Lippi Studio DF359551 Spruce Maple

$4,995.00

An amazing guitar by the Italian Master Luthier – Classical guitar with superb power and voice

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Product Description

2018 Lorenzo Lippi Studio DF359551 Spruce Maple

Features

Model 2018 Lorenzo Lippi Studio DF359551 Spruce Maple
Condition New – Showroom Condition
Scale 650 mm Compensated
Finish French Polish
Tuners Gotoh Premium machines
Case Black Humicase Protege

Tone Woods

Top Select Italian Spruce, source is Val di Fiemme (Stradivari’s spruce)
Sides/Back Maple
Neck Spanish Mahogany
Bridge Ebony
Head Plate Maple
Fingerboard Ebony (Diospyros ebenum) via Cameroon

Measurements

Nut Width 52mm
String Spacings  44mm – 51mm- 59mm at 1st fret – 12th fret – saddle
Overall length  38 1/2″
Body length  18 7/8″
Upper bout width  10 1/2″
Waist Width  9 1/16″
Lower bout width  13 7/8″
Body depths  3 1/2″ & 3 3/4″ upper bout to lower bout
Weight  3lbs. & 1 oz.
Action  4mm to 3.4mm Low E to High E
CITES  Eligible – uses no Rosewoods – paperwork not required

2018 Lorenzo Lippi Studio DF359551 Spruce Maple

Comments

Lorenzo Lippi with a young player at the 2018 Roma Expo

Lorenzo Lippi with a young player at the 2018 Roma Expo

The long wait for the arrival of the first of many Italian Luthiers that I met in Rome is over, as Lorenzo Lippi is the 2nd to arrive and it is spectacular.  This is one of his Studio models, less expensive, yet, bringing out why the true Italian luthiers are among the best in the world.  Clearly voiced, powerful, bold and direct, with lyrical qualities that many wish they had available and workmanship that is to be admired.  Truly classy in all regards.

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Media

Listening with high quality headphones or audio equipment is highly recommended including EQ manipulation, if possible. We record everything flat with just a touch of Reverb to relieve dryness. My goal is to record the guitar as realistically as is possible. I speak in the recordings, my thoughts about the guitar (and possibly other things?).  My speaking also serves to give you my first impressions and to also give you a balance of the engineering (or lack thereof) versus the sound of the guitar.  I simply do not have time to engineer much of anything.  Thanks. Rich

MP3 Audio – 180630-2018 Lorenzo Lippi Studio DF359551 Spruce Maple  – great guitar

My Solo Book of sheet music is available here if you’re interested.

Richard F. Sayage – Solo Guitar Works Volume 1

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Video

 

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Shipping:

Premium HSC is included in your purchase price.
Insured FedEx Ground, USPS Ground Shipping is included to the 50 US
Anywhere else is subject to the most recent quote from USPS
Please write to me for a detailed quote for International Shipping.
Packaging is professionally done within its hard-shell case.
It is always preferred that you come to the Studio to play it and pick it up.
Rich

Warranty:

This classical guitar carries a 1 Year warranty from the luthier

Please read my Return Policy

Please inquire using email or phone (Contact Me)

Email me directly if you need more info: rich at savageclassical dot com

 

Additional information

Weight 20 lbs
Dimensions 45 × 18 × 8 in
Tone Wood