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The Goya Levin Book

A must-have for everyone who playes a Goya or Levin guitar and wants to know the history.

Discover:
– where and when Herman Levin learned to make guitars
– how and why Herman Levin left and returned to Sweden
– who found and supplied premium tonewoods since 1900
– the connection between Levin, Duke Ellington and Django Reinhardt
– all about the distribution of Goya guitars in the USA
– when and how the classical guitar was developed by Levin
– why Egon Zandelin received a gold medal
– when nylon strings were first introduced, and who first used them on stage
– what guitar was played by the Princess of Monaco
– what guitar Melanie Safka Schekeryk played at Woodstock
– Levin’s contribution to winning the Eurovision song contest by Lenny Kuhr
– how a Finnish guitar factory helped Levin
And discover many, many more interesting facts in this book!

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Contents

Since 1972 I’ve been looking for Levin and Goya guitars, and I was triggered to look into their history.

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Order

Do you like to know more about Levin and Goya? You can order this book now.

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Author

Wouter Blees plays the guitar and hopes to one day build a classical guitar himself.

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Reviews

Melanie Safka wrote the foreword. She performed at Woodstock and won an Emmy Award!