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XXI edition // 31 July - 1 2 3 August 2024

Introduction to Lutherie

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Craft market
Wednesday from 15:00 to 18:00 // Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 09:00 to 12:00

Teacher name: Lorenzo Procino

The course will consist of making a CIGAR BOX GUITAR and will last four days, Wednesday through Saturday for a total of 12 hours (three hours per day). The lessons will be both theoretical and practical.
Theoretical lessons:

  • Types of woods used
  • Types and use of lutherie tools
  • Types of strings
  • Calculation of strings according to Taylor theory
  • Calculation of fret spacing
  • Amplification of the instrument

Practical lesson: Students will make their own CIGAR BOX GUITAR using the equipment and materials provided by the instructor. The various steps will be carried out in 4 lessons of about 3 hours. Students will also be able to work independently outside of class time at their tent/camper. At the end of the lessons, if the instrument is not finished, students will still be able to take it home to finish it relying on online support from the teacher.

Wednesday: 15,00-18,00
Thursday 9,00-12,00
Friday 9.00-12.00
Saturday 9.00-12.00

Location: craft market

Maximum number of participants per slot: 5

Workshop also suitable for children: 14 years and older as long as they have a manual dexterity

Workshop fee: €250

Booking: via email directly with the teacher

Be aware! You need to purchase a festival ticket before booking your workshop slot.

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