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Jose Ramirez 1a Traditional Indian Cedar Classical Guitar
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This model was originally designed by José Ramírez III in the 1960's. Since then the Ramirez 1a has been the standard by which Spanish guitars are co...Read More
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This model was originally designed by José Ramírez III in the 1960's. Since then the Ramirez 1a has been the standard by which Spanish guitars are compared. It is a premier instrument of top quality in workmanship and materials. Today the Ramirez workshop is under the supervision of his granddaughter Amalia Ramirez, who has re-adopted this revered model with its deep, potent sound that is rich in harmonics.
The Traditional 1a has a premium red cedar top and beautiful bookmatched Indian rosewood back and sides.The cedar neck is topped with an ebony fretboard and a bone nut, and has a strip of ebony for structural reinforcement. The traditional slotted headstock is faced with Indian rosewood and is fitted with engraved exposed gear gold tuners with ivoroid buttons. The rosette is a mosaic of red roses entwined by green stems. The rosewood bridge features a bone saddle and a bone bordered harness for securing the string ends.
The Traditional 1a is a world class instrument has the balanced powerful tone, beauty, and playability associated with classic Ramírez guitars and comes with a European made hardshell case.
One of the most desirable concert classical guitars ever made.
- Model: 1a Traditional
- Type: concert classical
- Back/Sides: Indian rosewood
- Top: premium red cedar
- Neck: Spanish cedar with ebony insert
- Headplate: rosewood
- Fingerboard: ebony
- Frets to body: 12
- Bridge: rosewood
- Body bindings: Indian rosewood
- Rosette: mosaic red roses
- Tuners: engraved gold with ivoroid buttons
- Finish: high gloss lacquer
- Case: OHSC
1a Traditional Indian Cedar Classical Guitar
- Body length: 19-1/4 in.
- Upper bout: 11 in.
- Lower bout: 14 5/8 in.
- Body depth at neck heel: 3-7/8 in.
- Body depth at tail block: 4-1/4 in.
- Scale Length: 25.59" (650mm)
- Nut Width: 2.28" (52mm)