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John Pearse Acoustic Six String Guitar Phosphor Bronze New Medium Gauge, .013 - .055, 710NM

John Pearse Acoustic Six String Guitar Phosphor Bronze New Medium Gauge, .013 - .055, 710NM
Manufacturer:
John Pearse
Manufacturer Part #:
710NM
SKU:
JPS_710NM
Price:
$6.35

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John Pearse Acoustic Six String Guitar Phosphor Bronze New Medium Gauge, .013 - .055, 710NM4Paul L. SmithFebruary 26, 2011I tried these John Pearse PB New Mediums on my D-16RGT and found them to be superb strings. Just a bit dark, but lush sounding with very good bass and thick trebles. They are extra playable for .13s because of the mixed gauges. They do take a couple of days to break in, sounding a bit too metallic at first, but after they settle in they sound very rich with excellent sustain. I also have used the standard Mediums and slightly prefer them on this rosewood dreadnought for the extra power when needed.

 

NOTE

DESCRIPTION

DIAMETER INCHES

TENSION LBS

1st E

Silvered Plain

.013

 

2nd B

Silvered Plain

.017

 

3rd G

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.024

 

4th D

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.032

 

5th A

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.042

 

6th E

Phosphor Bronze Wound

.055

 



 

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"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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