The Guitar Pickup Handbook: The Start of Your Sound
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The Guitar Pickup Handbook: The Start of Your Sound

by Dave Hunter
     
 
(Book). For every electric guitarist, a book that goes right to the source of the sound! The pick-up may be a humble piece of technology, yet without it there would be no electric guitars. In The Guitar Pick-Ups Handbook , guitarist and author Dave Hunter explores the history of the transducer that captures mechanical vibrations, from its beginnings in the early

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(Book). For every electric guitarist, a book that goes right to the source of the sound! The pick-up may be a humble piece of technology, yet without it there would be no electric guitars. In The Guitar Pick-Ups Handbook , guitarist and author Dave Hunter explores the history of the transducer that captures mechanical vibrations, from its beginnings in the early 20th-century through to the present day. He explains why different designs affect the sound of classic electric guitars, and provides complementary aural demonstrations on a specially recorded accompanying CD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879309312
Publisher:
Hal Leonard Corporation
Publication date:
01/20/2009
Edition description:
Book & CD
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
898,313
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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