French company Lâg Guitars will be
presenting their new Tramontane range at
this year’s Musikmesse. The new Tramontane range received “Best In Show” Award
at Winter NAMM 2010.
Based in the Occitania region of France,
LÂG has been building quality guitars for
over 25 years, under the guidance of master luthier Michel Lâg Chavarria.
Named for a seasonal wind in southern
France, the LÂG Tramontane (
Trah-mon-tahn) line includes both steel string and
nylon (classical) guitars. Tramontane guitars
are distinguished by their use of fine
woods, as well as their quality craftsmanship and finishes.
The Stage Series offers premium instruments for the novice and casual player. The
Master Series models are appointed with
fine details and select woods to satisfy the
The acoustic/electric models showcase
LÂG’s proprietary electronics systems,
with features that vary throughout the
line. The custom preamps were developed
with Shadow Electronics; most offer a
wide variety of sound possibilities through
user-friendly presets. Complementing the
electronics are the unique magnetic and
piezo LÂG pickups, which vary depending
on the model range.