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6 edition of Clapton"s Guitar found in the catalog.

Clapton"s Guitar

Watching Wayne Henderson Build the Perfect Instrument

by St. John, Allen.

  • 388 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Free Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musical Instruments - Construction And Repair,
  • Music,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Musical Instruments - Guitar,
  • Woodwork - General,
  • Music / General,
  • Clapton, Eric,
  • Construction,
  • Guitar,
  • Henderson, Wayne

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7948140M
    ISBN 100743266366
    ISBN 109780743266369

    Eric Clapton contact information (name, email address, phone number). Booking price. Eric Clapton booking agent, manager, and publicist contact info. Multi-faceted guitarist and songwriter, Eric Clapton was born in England in He is ranked among the most famous guitarists of all times. His single.   Eric Clapton's four year old son Conor allegedly fell 53 floors to his death through the open window of a New York skyscraper, at am, 20 March The official story: The apartment block janitor was in the apartment cleaning, the glass was about 4ft by 6ft tall the janitor swung it open to let in some fresh air, Conor ran straight 3/5(4).


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Eric’s first guitar almost derailed his career before it even started. He received a German Hoyer steel-stringed guitar for his 13th birthday. The guitar was inexpensive and difficult to play. For two years, it gathered dust in the corner of Eric’s bedroom before Claptons Guitar book picked it up again.

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Allen St. John has written a very entertaining & interesting book about a master luthier/guitar virtuoso named Wayne Henderson of Rugby, Virginia, Population 7.

It is a true story about Eric Clapton discovering one of Mr. Henderson's guitars at a studio and being so impressed he wants to get one, the only trouble being that it takes up to ten 5/5(5).

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