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John Pearse® Acoustic 12 String Guitar Phosphor Bronze C# Tuning, .013 - .056, 1450H

John Pearse® Acoustic 12 String Guitar Phosphor Bronze C# Tuning, .013 - .056, 1450H
Manufacturer:
John Pearse
Manufacturer Part #:
1450H
SKU:
JPS_1450H
Price:
$10.84

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John Pearse® Acoustic 12 String Guitar Phosphor Bronze C# Tuning, .013 - .056, 1450H5John MatthiesenMay 5, 2010Best set I ever used for the Taylor Leo Kottke 12 string! A year later and it is still in tune and bright! I use open G tuning tuned down to C. Thanks, John Pearse!

 



NOTE

DESCRIPTION

DIAMETER INCHES

TENSION LBS

1st C#

Silvered Plain

.013

 

2nd C#

Silvered Plain

.013

 

3rd G#

Silvered Plain

.017

 

4th G#

Silvered Plain

.017

 

5th E

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.030

 

6th E

Silvered Plain

.014

 

7th B

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.039

 

8th D

Silvered Plain

.018

 

9th F#

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.045

 

10th F#

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.027

 

11th C#

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.056

 

12th C#

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.035

 


 

John PearseÒ Strings

"English studio musician John Pearse first began researching into music string manufacture in the mid-sixties. The first person, ever, to teach guitar on television - his BBC lessons have been seen in six countries while his PBS series, STRINGALONG, was shown in most US television markets whilst becoming perhaps the best selling video guitar course both nationally and internationally. He is the author of some forty books on such diverse subjects as instrument building and technique- to cooking and the traditional art of fly fishing! In 1965 John began his collaboration with British Music Strings, a London string maker, to develop a guitar string with both a longer life and a more accurate vibrating and nodal pattern. His designs were so successful that, over the years, both British Music Strings and Thomastik marketed strings under his name. John also designed string lines for Bourne Guitars and Jay Associates, makers of the Jester guitar line.

In 1978 he came to the United States to develop a unique line of accessories for the C.F.Martin Company. It was here that he again met dulcimist Mary Faith Rhoads. After eighteen months, he decided to leave Martin, and, with Mary Faith, started Breezy Ridge Instruments to produce the Breezy Ridge Hammer Dulcimer. His revolutionary design proved itself to be the best sounding Hammer Dulcimer ever made. Next came a line of music strings designed especially for the professional musician. Within months, word of these exciting strings had spread across the country and pressure from both the public and beleaguered dealers had persuaded John and Mary Faith to make their line available to stores and things have just kept growing since then!"

 

 

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