Contacts concerning the research.

Jacky Walraet / jacky.walraet@skynet.be
publications:
-
Comparative Tests Between Guitars Made from Tropical Wood and Guitars Made from Non-Tropical Wood
- Researching Methodologies for Comparing Sound Preferences of Acoustic and Classical guitars (in blind and non-blind tests)
- Guitar neck stability tests / An experimental study about measuring the amount of gradual deformation under stress (creep) of different wood species for classical
   guitar necks.

(publications from phase #2 have to be completed)

Chris Larkin and Thomas Holt / chrislarkin.guitars@gmail.comthomas@holtguitars.com
Publications:
- Introduction on How to Cut Wood for Guitar Making and Advice on How to Use Saw Mills

-
Handbook on Characteristics of Non-Tropical Woods
(publications to be completed)



LGRP Partners

BELGIUM
CMB
   Peter De Rop / Project Coordinator LGRP / Coordinator Centre for Musical Instrument Making, Cmb  

   Brian Garston / Communication management LGRP

CVO
   Eddy Hancké /Director CVO Rivierenland

FINLAND
IKATA / Ikaalinen College of Crafts and Design
   Tero Siroma / Teacher Guitar Making  IKATA
  
   Sirpa Uotila / International coordinator Ikaalinen College of Crafts and Design

UNITED KINGDOM
• Newark College / Musical Instrument Crafts
   Jill Maynard / Programme Manager, Musical Instrument Crafts, Newark College

   Adrian Lucas / Teacher of Guitar Making, Newark College
 
FRANCE
• Rémi Petiteau /  Luthier

• Simon Burgun / Luthier


IRELAND
• Chris Larkin / Luthier

SPAIN
• Thomas Holt Luthier
   thomas@holtguitars.com

ITALY
• Lorenzo Frignani / Luthier


General info, Network, Website, Remarks: leonardo.guitar.research@cmbpuurs.be