National Guitar Museum http://wamc.org en Touring Exhibit Explores History And Science Of The Guitar http://wamc.org/post/touring-exhibit-explores-history-and-science-guitar <p>A touring exhibition celebrating the world’s most recognizable and influential musical instrument, the guitar, opened today in Springfield Massachusetts.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> The exhibit at the Springfield Museums is a mix of art, history, science and pop culture. It shows the evolution of &nbsp;string instruments from the guitar’s early ancestors, &nbsp;the first appearance of &nbsp;the now familiar guitar curve shape in the 1400s ,and the best selling modern designs by American &nbsp;guitar makers, Martin, Fender and Gibson.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 23:34:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 56071 at http://wamc.org Touring Exhibit Explores History And Science Of The Guitar