Dick Boak

Dick Boak

Pushing the Limits of Guitar Design

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Info Dick Boak is an industry legend who worked at C.F. Martin & Co. for 40 years and made many contributions during his career. He is a noted historian, lecturer, and artist. Dick worked on the development of both the C.F. Martin & Co. Museum and Archives projects as well as the popular Artist Signature […]

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The Many Elements and Variables of Tone

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Most simply, Dick Boak will delve into those aspects of a guitar that influence tone. Nearly everything plays a part. The wood of the soundboard, the tonewood choice for back and sides, the weight of the guitar, of course, the bracing, the scale length, the choice of strings, the size of the body. There are […]

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