Category Archives: User reviews

Taos Semiacustica for Horea Crisovan

Horea is a longtime customer and friend who has played Manne instruments for decades. He is one of our player who has owned and played many different models through the years, noticing and discussing with me properties and sound results …

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Nguyen Le interview

Interview of Nguyen Le on french guitar Magazine Guitare Mag. Nguyen talks about Manne from minute 22,25. French language https://www.guitaremag.com/article/nguyen-le/

Report on the woody phantom bass

“The Woody Phantom 5 has just an essential piezo–electric pickup, Phantom–powered. Controls are: Volume, Passive Tone, Resistence Load Control, and a 6–way selector for the high-cut. The result is great: total control of tone, perfect balance between frequencies, lows and …

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Comments on an instrument building course

“Being a Jazz bass lover, I attended a building class with Andrea Ballarin, making my Malibu model. So I have now a beautiful instrument, and I had the opportunity to know a nice person, a impressionist of the highest level, …

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Horea and his Acustivibe nylon

Horea Crisovan did a videodemo for his new Acustivibe nylon. The recording combines the two signals from the direct out of the Schertler Jam 200 amp and a mic in front of it.

Denis Valieri videos

Two nice video by Denis Valieri with the T-bone and Ventura Baritone.

Guitar for Sightless

Valentino Valente asked me to build an instruments that perfectly fit his needs. After letting him try many options like set-neck or bolt-on neck, light or heavy body woods, longer or shorter string scales, various pick-up configurations, we finally got to the definition …

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Happy Bass Player

When I decided to order my bass at Manne, I knew I would receive a very nice instrument. Instead I received a masterpiece. I will not spend too many words on the absolute beauty, the charm of the wood, the …

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“Feel it” Videos

Two more videos from Videomaker Francesco Sandonà of the Manne “Feel It” video series are now online. Steve Saluto : http://vimeo.com/114701859 and Mauro Natali http://vimeo.com/117799419 The idea was letting the customers talk about their “Manne experience” as they would tell …

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Horea and Acustivibe

A beautiful Horea Crisovan video gives a great example of the Manne AcustiVibe’s nature and possibilities. This specific model is designed to give a ready, efficent, credible acoustic guitar tone, avoiding all the hassles and problems with fragile acoustic guitars. …

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