Life Span Of the Guitar

Timeline created by CoasterDude16
In Music
  • Aug 9, 1490

    The Vihuela

    In the late 1400's, the first Vihuelo becan to originate, showing the evolution of the guitar from string based music.
  • Oct 19, 1562

    Anto Trees

    Anto Trees
    Thinking about the projection of sound, he became familiar with the sound hole and string vibration currents, resulting in the FIRST PROTOTYPE of the guitar.
  • Change Of Industry

    By the 1600s, the entire evolution of the vihuela into the intrest in Anto Trees guitar and the bass and size.
  • The Baroque Guitar

    The Baroque guitar is similar in shape and body to earlier guitars, but is consider by five double courses of strings. From about 1600 until the mid-eighteenth century, the demand supplanted both the Four-course guitar and the six- or seven-course vihuela.
  • Gaetano Vinccia

    Gaetano Vinccia
    The extant six string guitar prototype was built in 1779 by Gaetano Vinccia in Naples, Italy.
  • Antonio Torres Jurado

    Antonio Torres Jurado changed the guitar form dramatically by the key stroking. His model allowed seven struts to be projected. Then, the size of the body and the width of the neck were increasingly bigger resulted in better volume.
  • Les Paul

    Les Paul
    "Les Paul, helped revolutionize popular music with his innovations on the guitar" (Feeney Guitar legend-inventor). Les Paul's brought a model of his guitar to a meeting where the invention took off in its fame.
  • The Steel String

    They increased the sound, but at the same time, hurt the player by the tension pulled on their thumbs.