We offer a José Ramirez from 1928 for sale. This guitar is from the time when the founder of the Ramirez Dynasty (José Ramirez I) died and the world famous shop in the Concepción Jerónima 2 was handed over to his son Ramirez II. During this time, the world’s best luthiers worked there and produced guitars of the highest quality all in the style of Torres.
This guitar is an excellent example for this special time of guitar history.
The guitar is a masterpiece! A wonderful spruce top and beautiful cypress back and sides. It is a guitar with a large body and full scale (650 mm), just as we know it from today’s guitars.
Tonally you get a great masterpiece of guitar with this one. Imagine, matured wood of 90 years. This guitar has some stories to tell …
A new guitar can not keep up with that and you can understand why so many professional musicians stand on old, sometimes really worn-out guitars and prefer them to the new ones.
It has an inimitable vintage sound that you only get when a high quality guitar naturally matures. The sound is very charming and seductive. The basses are deep and penetrating. The guitar is feather-light and you can feel the vibration of every individual notes very clearly.
It plays very well and is set up perfectly. It has been restored and checked a few years ago.