Giannini Guitars, founded by Tranquillo Giannini, an Italian immigrant with major luthier talents opened his first shop and began building acoustic guitars in San Paulo, Brazil in November 1900. GianniniÕs reputation continued to grow and is now sold all over the world. Internationally known for its classical guitars, Giannini now offers an impressive selection of acoustic and electric guitars, Ethnic instruments ( Cavaquinhos, Brazilian 10 string Violas, Violins ) Brazilian made strings, effects and tuners. Giannini continues to hand build instruments in Brazil as well as offering hi quality affordable guitars produced at our factories in Asia.
Introduced in 1969 and loved by the world, the Craviola represents the soul of GIannini. With a unique, exclusive shape, the Craviola has a distinctive tone, with outstanding treble, mid's and bass response. Designed by Paulinho Nogueria, a famous Brazilian guitarist, this patented shape instrument took the world by storm with such as artists Jimmy Page ( Led Zeppelin ), Jose Feliciano, Luis Bonfa, Andy Summers and Bill Withers. The tradition continues with artists 4 Non Blondes, Jeff Linksy , Nando Lauria ( Pat Methany ) and many others playing this unique instrument live or in the studio. Jimmy Page, a Craviola user for over 45 years recently received custom hand built 6 and 12 string guitars ( at his request ). The CraviolaÕs contoured shape fits perfectly when being played in a seated position, nestling comfortably on one's leg A must instrument for everyone who wants to differentiate themselves from the pack.
Today, the Giannini Craviola is available in a variety of styles, woods and finishes including nylon and steel 6 and 12 string acoustic and acoustic electric versions and their recently introduced line-up of 6 and 12 string electric and bass guitars. To meet players demand for an individual sound, the Craviola 12-String Acoustic Electric Guitar is equipped with Fishman Isys+ electronics with EQ and built in tuner. Specs:
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- Unique Patented Craviola Body Shape
- Solid Spruce Sitka Top
- Rosewood Back and Sides
- Craviola Style Rosette
- Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
- Gold Classic 3+3 Tuners
- Dual-action Truss Rod
- Nato Neck
- 50mm Nut, 25.5Ó ( 648 mm) Scale Length
- 18 Nickel-Silver Frets
- Black Dot Position Markers
- Natural Glossy Finish