Pavel Goldberg performs author’s cover versions of famous works on a rare musical instrument of the 19th century – the arpeggione. Seline Dion – “My heart will go on” Besame mucho Franz Schubert – “Ave Maria” Leonard Cohen – “Hallelujah” Beatles – “Let it be”
This post demonstrates the fingerboard profile. I intend to finish the 3D model of the arpeggione in the near future. This will allow you to spin and examine your future instrument.I make drawings in Fusion 360 If you too want to learn how to make 3D models of guitars and other musical instruments, email me.
As you already know, one of the first arpeggione was made by the Viennese guitar maker Johann Stauffer for the experimental guitarist, Vincent Schuster. This is a well-known story. ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arpeggione ) After that some more similar instruments were made. They differed somewhat in shape and size. For a while the new instrument was popular. But […]
On this page I have collected useful materials for those who are going to play Franz Schubert’s Arpeggione Sonata. Here you will find the Arpeggione sonata sheet music in pdf format for free download. As well as piano accompaniment for practicing. Moreover, I have made a recording of the piano part at different tempos. Since […]
In this video you will see the process of making a soundboard for one of the new arpeggione. It will be my new personal instrument. The history of this deck is very surprising. Many years ago, when I was just beginning to make guitars, one of the old masters told me that very good soundboards […]
This summer, a dream that I have been dreaming for a whole year has come true.⠀But let’s take it in order.⠀About these days a year ago, we were walking in this forest, and I was wondering what direction in life to go next.⠀And then in the forest I asked my inner voice. What would I […]