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A conversation with Lance Litchfield (Australian guitar maker) about strings, intonation and compensation methods

There are so many different strings out there: different materials, tensions, gauges, etc. Strings often have a significant impact on the sound of a guitar. This is the conversation I had with a famous Australian guitar maker Lance Litchfield about strings, intonation and compensation methods.
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Classical guitar luthier: Lance Litchfield (Australia)

Classical guitar luthier: Lance Litchfield (Australia)
I fell in love with the music and instrument early on - my father introduced me to the classical guitar through his own interest in it. There was something about the classical guitar that spoke to me and captured my imagination. More so even than related instruments like steel string guitars or bowed instruments, wonderful as those are. I didn’t start building till I was around 20...
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