Jose Maria Vilaplana has been the master Luthier at Alhambra for more than 35 years, he started building guitars with his father at the age of 16 years old and is one of the founders of Alhambra guitars. There are several models built by him and they are sold under his name, not under Alhambra´s. In the catalogue you will see some of them.
The José María Vilaplana – India A is a guitar with a very characteristic and clear Spanish professional style; it will serve well the performers who are seeking a variety of colors so characteristic of an Alhambra guitar, that versatility in tones and dynamics of a true Spanish handmade instrument, with great projection and sound superiority.
TOP: Solid Red Cedar
SIDES & BACK: Solid Indian Rosewood
NECK: Spanish Cedar Reinforced with Ebony
MACHINE HEADS: Luxury Gold Plated