Francisco Manuel Díaz

FRANCISCO MANUEL DIAZ

Excellent guitar maker and also professional guitarist, which gives him an incredible knowledge of the needs of the most demanding guitarists

He was born in Granada on 1942, and at the young age of 16, he began his career working in Eduardo Ferrer’s workshop. Afterwards, he continued improving his skills with the master Manuel de Chica. Some years later, he has continued creating pieces of art and delighting us with the elegance and delicacy of his high quality sound guitars in his own workshop where we can find him nowadays.

Throughout his artistic career, he has accompanied figures like Enrique Morente, and he also became friends with several flamenco masters like Paco de Lucia or Juan Habichuela

At the age of 70, he still makes guitars which can be considered as pieces of art and apart from this, he is a famous restorer of old and modern instruments.