Alvino Rey’s Gibson Florentine – 1929

Alvino Rey’s Gibson Florentine – 1929

To coincide with the Latin music craze in NY at the time Al McBurney changed his name to Alvino Rey in 1929 while playing with the Phil Spitalney orchestra. This Gibson Florentine was made for Al at that time. Original flathead tone ring has been replaced by a Huber HR-30. OHSC An important historic instrument. .

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To coincide with the Latin music craze in NY at the time Al McBurney changed his name to Alvino Rey in 1929 while playing with the Phil Spitalney orchestra. This Gibson Florentine was made for Al at that time.  OHSC An important historic instrument. .