Leo Fender








The most valuable guitar ever made is the $2 million dollar 
'Eden of Coronet' created by Aaron Shum in Hong Kong, China. 
It is covered in white Gold and thousands of Diamonds.




People who make or repair Guitars are called “Luthiers”



Leo Fender was a Saxophone player






The worlds smallest guitar was made by Cornell University in New York
It is 10 Micrometers long (about the size of a single cell). 
When strummed the strings produce frequencies so high, the human ear cannot hear it.






The longest Guitar playing marathon by an individual was 114 hours 6 minutes 30 seconds and was achieved by David Browne of Dublin, Ireland, in June 2011.








The most influential guitarist of all time,

according to Rolling Stone magazine, is Jimi Hendrix.













The largest playable Guitar in the world was made by the Academy of Science & Technology in Texas. 
The Gibson “Flying V”  is as long as a school bus!











“...If you play music for no other reason than actually just because you love it, the skills just kinda creep up on you....”

Nuno Bettencourt.

Jimi Hendrix mostly played right handed Fender Stratocasters that he strung backwards in order to play left handed. Jimi could also play right handed!

Eden of Coronet $2000,000.00

GUITAR
FUN FACTS

People play the Guitar in coordinated teams leaping from fret to fret!


The worlds smallest Guitar