Matty Baratto
  • Male
  • North Hollywood, CA
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

Matty Baratto's Friends

  • Lindsay Tomasic
  • stephen jeffrey
  • Huey Uke
  • Deb Dugan
  • Stam Str
  • www.FullerCBG.com
  • Brian Wallace
  • Cigar Box Strings
  • Joe Flaherty - www.cigaramps.com
  • cynthia dinan
  • Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)
  • Cpt. Nemoff
  • Franck S
  • Dazedlemonpie
  • Rodrigo Fonseca

Music

Loading…

Matty Baratto's Groups

 

Matty Baratto's Page

Latest Activity

Matty Baratto liked Matty Baratto's profile
Oct 24, 2016
Lane Martin liked Matty Baratto's photo
Sep 7, 2016
Matty Baratto liked David Yeo's photo
Mar 8, 2016
Ben Delac liked Matty Baratto's photo
Feb 21, 2016
Matty Baratto shared Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)'s discussion on Facebook
Jan 5, 2016
Matty Baratto shared Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)'s discussion on Facebook
Jan 5, 2016
Matty Baratto commented on Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com)'s blog post A Visit to Matty Baratto's Guitar Shop - Hollywood's Cigar Box Guitar Builder to the Stars
"Hi Shane,  Thank you for the article. I'm humbled.. and a big thanks to Ben for lunch! It sure was great to hang with you guys and talk shop. Viva la Nation!!! If I may...  Reso-Fiddles are $2000.00…  The brown Hoyo box,…"
Sep 19, 2014
Cpt. Nemoff left a comment for Matty Baratto
"Album Notes Cigar Box Guitar and classical music met again after 150 years! In the middle of XIX century there were musicians who classical pieces performed on homemade instruments such as Cigar Box Guitar. But, unfortunately, there are no…"
Jul 23, 2014
Matt Burley left a comment for Matty Baratto
"check out Paul's video  He is playing his CBG again"
May 17, 2014
Justin Johnson liked Matty Baratto's profile
Jun 27, 2013
Huey Uke liked Matty Baratto's profile
Jun 22, 2013
Matt Burley left a comment for Matty Baratto
"How about giving a guy a break - I have Lupus and it is very hard to build these cool guitars and love your work and I am buying parts like crazy waiting for a good day ( meaning a day I have good energy to build) not sure what i want to say but i…"
Apr 24, 2013
Matt Burley left a comment for Matty Baratto
"did you get any pictures? How about selling me the same package"
Apr 24, 2013
Matty Baratto left a comment for Matt Burley
"Hi Matt, I just delivered a second amp to Paul McCartney yesterday!  Got to meet and chat with him a bit. Who would have thought...Pretty much the highlight of my life. From here it's all downhill....Heeheeheee The Resofiddle and amp combo…"
Apr 24, 2013
Matt Burley left a comment for Matty Baratto
"I would love your to buy a wine amp "
Apr 24, 2013
Matt Burley left a comment for Matty Baratto
"and yes what the going price $"
Apr 24, 2013

Matty Baratto's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Matty Baratto's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (17 comments)

You need to be a member of Cigar Box Nation to add comments!

Join Cigar Box Nation

At 6:01am on July 23, 2014, Cpt. Nemoff said…


Album Notes
Cigar Box Guitar and classical music met again after 150 years!

In the middle of XIX century there were musicians who classical pieces performed on homemade instruments such as Cigar Box Guitar. But, unfortunately, there are no records of these unique 
performances did not survive. How do sounds classical music of the Renaissance on cigar box guitar? 

"Das Wohltemperirte Cigar Box Guitar" Album ( translation: Well-Tempered sigar box guitar ) was recorded in a home studio by Eugene Nemov. 

The list of works you will see all the familiar songs and names of composers such as Franz Shubert, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Albinoni and names of familiar music lovers Renaissance: Pascal Bouquet and Francesco da Milano.

Pascal Bouquet - French lutenist, he lived in XV-th century. Pascal Bouquet composed many excellent works for lute and baroque guitar. Musical notations this musician survived to this day. "Brande des Hermites" and "Volte Praetorius" - it's two works from the collection of popular dances of France, Pascal Bouquet written specifically for learning to play the lute. 

Francesco Canova da Milano (Italian Francesco Canova da Milano) - Italian Renaissance lute, one of the major European composers XVI veka.Franchesko Canova da Milano is one of the best composers of lute music, and possibly greatest lute virtuoso of all time. His work, and the amazing beauty of a consistently high level, and are often performed today. 

Just the album includes two copyright works Eugene Nemov - "French dance" and "English dance". They are written in a popular style of lute music of the Renaissance .

All works have been performed at 3-string classic guitars from cigar boxes, made by Eugene Nemov. Description and images of these instruments You can see on the site www.cigarboxguitars.ru and personal Evgeny Nemov page on the www.cigarboxnation.com ;

Enjoy!
 



At 10:28am on May 17, 2014, Matt Burley said…

check out Paul's video 

He is playing his CBG again

At 8:14pm on April 24, 2013, Matt Burley said…

How about giving a guy a break - I have Lupus and it is very hard to build these cool guitars and love your work and I am buying parts like crazy waiting for a good day ( meaning a day I have good energy to build) not sure what i want to say but i need a break bud.

At 8:09pm on April 24, 2013, Matt Burley said…

did you get any pictures? How about selling me the same package

At 5:11pm on April 24, 2013, Matt Burley said…

I would love your to buy a wine amp

At 5:10pm on April 24, 2013, Matt Burley said…

and yes what the going price $

At 5:09pm on April 24, 2013, Matt Burley said…

are you stil making #158 and the wine amp?

At 12:46pm on March 31, 2013, Trevor Joiner said…

Hi Matty --

I've been lurking these forums for a while now and am impressed by your cigfiddles. I've been building and repairing electric guitars and basses for almost 6 years and just recently got into cigar box instruments (currently working on a cigar box mandolin and have built one 3-string guitar in the past). I had a couple of questions about your cigfiddles, if you don't mind me asking: First, do they have a truss rod? I know a lot of CBGs don't as the string tension is usually lower than a conventional acoustic guitar, but your necks aren't just an oak 1x2 so I couldn't help but wonder. Secondly, what kind of scale do you use for your cigfiddles?

Thanks!

-- Trevor

At 4:59pm on December 14, 2012, Ted Crocker said…

Matty, I left you a voice mail yesterday to 1) Offer congrats! and 2) to give you a heads up that you have a bad picture link on the Baratto Cigfiddles page on your site.  

BTW, you got a mention in yesterday's Esquire Magazine article What You Need to Know About the Historic Paul McCartney-Nirvana Show.

Also the L.A. Times, which links to the page with the missing pic.

Also mentioned in In the NewsThe Cavan Project & more.

A shame about that missing photo...

At 5:22am on December 14, 2012, Bluesheart said…

I'd love to see your shop and meet you if I get a chance to go to Hollywood. Awesome stuff.

 
 
 

The Essential Pages

New to Cigar Box Nation?How to Play Cigar Box GuitarsFree Plans & How to Build Cigar Box GuitarsCigar Box Guitar Building BasicsCigar Box Guitar Parts Store

Site Sponsor

Recommended Links & Resources

Forum

Cutting fret boards

Started by Billy Jerrells in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans 14 hours ago. 6 Replies

Cigar Box Amp Mods

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com) in Feature Articles. Last reply by Murray 22 hours ago. 10 Replies

My Holiday Gift...

Started by Don Stachovak in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by Bluesheart on Thursday. 8 Replies

Emi Sunshine Gives Special Cigar Box Guitar Performance

Started by Shane (www.ShaneSpeal.com) in Feature Articles. Last reply by Uncle John on Thursday. 2 Replies

Hub Cap cut out

Started by Mike "Honeyboy" Edwards in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Mike "Honeyboy" Edwards on Wednesday. 8 Replies

Latest Activity

Jim Morris commented on Uncle John's photo
Thumbnail

Looking for info on this mandolin

"I can't shed much light on the maker but I've seen these recessed tuners on a few old…"
1 minute ago
Diglydog commented on BUGGY (C)'s video
10 minutes ago
Norbert Kochhan commented on Norbert Kochhan's video
Thumbnail

Cutaway check

"Ok, I'll try it, but first only in the bathtub without listeners. ;-)"
59 minutes ago
Norbert Kochhan posted photos
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Norbert Kochhan's video
Thumbnail

Cutaway check

"LOL, Nub.   I thought you sang on a video or two.   Well, you sure play…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on crossroads's photo
Thumbnail

birthday bow

"Nice. "
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on TJ Fernandez's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_0701

"Yes, sir.  Inviting.  "
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Randy S. Bretz's photo
Thumbnail

Brass n Bone for Uncle John

"That puts a smile on me.   Thanks, Randy.  Nice job."
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on smilingdog1's photo
Thumbnail

Build Winner

"Cool and congrats!   And I hear you are having a swampy jam.  I am going to attend…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on TJ Fernandez's photo
Thumbnail

DSC_0708

"Classy and beautiful."
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Robert MacLeod's photo
Thumbnail

IMG_0695

"Good on you, Robert.  Some of us call that a Crow style and it is a great way to…"
1 hour ago
Uncle John commented on Papa D's photo
Thumbnail

remeo camacho

"What a nice and contrasting pair of guitars!"
1 hour ago

Music

Loading…

© 2017   Created by Ben "C. B. Gitty" Baker.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service