The most creative musical instrument book you’ll ever find!
You don’t have to be an expert or spend a lot of money to make your own musical instruments. Just follow-along with handyman Mike Orr as he guides you through the making of 8 of the most creative instruments you’ll find anywhere. From a one-string guitar made from a soup can, to a hubcap banjo and even a stand-up guitar made from a vintage ironing board—you’ll make instruments that look great, sound great, and deliver some foot stompin’ fun.
With Handmade Music Factory, you can make:
*Cigar Box Guitar
*Cookie Tin Guitar
*Stand-Up Lap Steel Guitar (made from a vintage ironing board!)
*And more!You’ll also learn how to make your own amp using inexpensive parts from the local electronics store. And, don’t miss the plentiful sidebars and tips from the author on everything from where to find salvage parts to surviving music festival camp-outs!
In The Handmade Music Factory, handyman Mike Orr guides you through the construction of eight unique and imaginative instruments-from a one-string guitar made from a soup can to a hubcap banjo to a stand-up lap steel guitar made from a vintage ironing board. There's no shortage of inspiration to draw upon to create an arsenal of instruments that look good, sound great and deliver some foot-scampin' fun!
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 1st November 2011
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
Dimensions (cm): 28.0 x 21.6 x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.6