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The electric guitar: a history of an american icon (2004), edited by andre millard , explores the electric guitar's importance as an invention and. See also: lute § history and evolution of the lute, gittern, citole § origins, before the development of the electric guitar and the use of. From the first recordings in the 1930s of the rickenbacker “frying pan” and the early innovations by les paul, the electric guitar has been the. In tracing the general evolution of the guitar, it becomes largely a matter of speculation we cannot say specifically when one instrument appeared, what.
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The three most outstanding personalities involved in the development of the guitar are, him out as the greatest innovator in the evolution of the modern guitar. This inspired the development of guitar hero, for many wanted to play it on a home console (“guitar freaks”) guitar hero was born in 2005 with the release of . Once guitars became amplified in order to be heard above the big want to know more about the history of essential music developments.
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