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Ron Payne editor and publisher of both the successful Australian Guitar Journal and the Music Teacher International magazine for nearly 20 years, here presents The Twang Dynasty A History of Fretted Instruments – The Players, Composers and Makers – in Australasia from 1836 to 2012.

This unique collection of specific information and images spanning over 176 years of guitar culture in Australia is such a good read and will introduce you to the great characters that played a part in creating such rich history for the classical guitar in our country.

Buy now and enjoy 496 pages of rich history.


Performers, Composers and Luthiers

Book Highlights:

  • The Australian Way
  • A History of the Guitar in Australian Popular and Jazz-orientated Music
  • Perspectives in New Zealand
  • Biographical listing
  • and more

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