Hal Leonard The History of Yamaha Guitars - Over Sixty Years of Innovation
This is the first official comprehensive documentation of Yamaha guitars since their first prototypes were built more than 60 years ago. Classical, acoustic, electric and bass guitars are chronologically detailed, including their design origins, R&D processes, manufacturing techniques, and the players who both inspired them and play them. Features hundreds of images throughout the book, including photos, catalogs and advertisements. Artists covered include Paul Simon, James Taylor, Country Joe McDonald, Mike Stern, Billy Sheehan, Nathan East, Carlos Santana, Van Halen's bassist Michael Anthony, and many others. Hardcover, all color.