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Daisuke Kuriyama

Tuning Machine:GOTOH
String height:1string 3.0mm/6string 4.1mm

Born in 1981, Daisuke Kuriyama began making guitars on his own while studying at Tokyo Zokei University, and joined a major music store in 2003, where he worked in the repair department for over 10 years. He joined a major music store in 2003 and worked in the repair department for over 10 years, where he had the opportunity to study many famous instruments from Japan and other countries, and this is where his sensitivity to tone developed. During his time with the company, he was introduced to the maker Kaoru Ono, and in 2010 he began receiving direct instruction at Mr. Ono's workshop. Since becoming independent, he has been producing extremely precise and high quality guitars at a rate of about 6 to 8 per year. His works are based on the traditional Spanish construction methods of Torres, Domingo Esteso, Marcelo Barbero I, and others, and they all reproduce the taste and sound of good old Spanish guitars. In 2020, his interview and instruments were featured in Orfeo Magazine No.15 published by Camino Verde, a French publisher.
Orfeo Magazine No.15 features an interview with Kaoru Ono(Masahiro Tanabe, Alberto Nejime Ohno, Marin Nejime, Yuichi Shimizu, Daisuke Kuriyama).

This is a Marcelo Barbero I Model No. 80 made by Daisuke Kuriyama, 2018 (No. 50). It is in good condition and is one of the most popular models in Kuriyama's catalog. His numerous restoration experiences have given him the opportunity to inspect a number of actual pieces, and he has successfully reproduced the essence of the original.
This model uses the most standard bar placement of Marcelo Barbero I. It has the characteristic Barbero I's boldness and the way the sound comes out with just the right amount of elasticity, and it has a hard sound and exquisite fullness at the same time.
It is in very clean condition, with only a few minor surface scratches from playing. A rare find on the used market, please give this one a try.

InstrumentDaisuke Kuriyama
CategoryJapanese Classical Guitars 〔Used〕
Number/ModelClass 80  Marcelo Barbero Model No.50
Scale length650mm
Side&BackSouth American Rosewood
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optionLight weight semi hard case

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