Antonio Luigi Embergher (4 February 1856 Arpino – 12 May 1943 Rome) sometimes reffered to as “the Stradivarius of mandolin” was an Italian luthier known for his high quality bowlback mandolins.
In 1905 -1906, following the order of Italian expatriate musician Ginislao Paris, Luigi Embergher made several unique mandolin family instruments (mandolins, mandolas and liuto cantabile), featuring double top and special bracing system for Ginislao’s mandolin orchestra in St. Petersburg, Russia. These instruments are commonly known as ‘The Russian Emberghers’.
1906 Luigi Embergher Double Top Liuto Cantabile ‘Sistema Ginislao Paris’, restored by Lorenzo Lippi.
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1906 エンベルガー マンドリン マンドリュート（リュート・モデルノまたはリュート・カンタービレともいう）はマンドリン属の一種。