1939 Ferriday archtop

A dream guitar

Authors

  • Paul Johanis

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jazz.v9i2.30279

Keywords:

Guitar, British jazz history, Deniz

Abstract

In 2015, the Canadian author is gifted a mystery guitar made in London, August 1939. The article tracks down its origin and story, which is interwoven with the development of the early jazz scene in England.

Author Biography

Paul Johanis

Paul Johanis is a retired public servant and a lifelong amateur musician with a keen interest in vintage instruments. He has a PhD in public policy from Carleton University.

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Published

2016-08-23

How to Cite

Johanis, P. (2016). 1939 Ferriday archtop: A dream guitar. Jazz Research Journal, 9(2), 194–220. https://doi.org/10.1558/jazz.v9i2.30279

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Extended Play