Guitar Site is spotlighting Bellucci Guitars, masterworks of South American guitarist and luthier Renato Bellucci. Many of his instruments are made from wood that is over a century old. As Maestro Bellucci himself told Jason at GS, his raw materials can come from unexpected places:
Brazilian Rosewood has only recently (100 years) become such a sought after wood. In Brazil, it was used to make furniture, doors, telegraph poles and even kitchen utensils … Some of the best cuts come from “recycled” doors of demolished fazendas, churches etc.
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