Overview: German Vazquez Rubio (sometimes referred to as G.V. Rubio, German V. Rubio, German Rubio, and
German Vazquez) was born in Paracho, Mexico but has resided in the USA since the 1970s. For over twenty-five years Guitars
International has been honored to offer to its customers the beautiful
handcrafted classical and flamenco guitars of German Vazquez Rubio.
This musical gem is an exciting alternative to all laminated and solid body factory production (so called handmade) guitars from the U.S.A. and abroad. Indeed, these beautiful, truly handcrafted solid wood instruments by one of this country's finest, most experienced luthiers regularly out perform entry level concert instruments costing substantially more.
"I could easily play on one of these in recital!" a number of skeptical visiting international concert artists have exclaimed after auditioning a Vazquez Rubio Estudio Model guitar: large open sound, wide color palette, broad dynamic range, comfortable neck contour and easy action set up, good separation, accurate intonation, signed label. In sum, we have yet to play a smoother, more musical, more elegant sounding guitar for the money. (Learn more about this classical guitar maker
Palo escrito (similar in acoustic attributes to Br. but more stable) sides and back, close straight grain spr. soundboard (also available with a western red cedar soundboard), ebony fingerboard, Gotoh machine heads, beautiful traditional mosaic rosette, thinly applied lacquer finish (French polish of shellac finish options available at a modest additional cost), hard shell case, one year written warranty, 650mm string length (special order 640mm, 635mm and 630mm options available for $250.00 extra), hardshell case.