Music News: Christie’s Auctions The David Gilmour Guitar Collection

The David Gilmour Guitar Collection
Christie’s New York
June 14, 2019

When you hear “David Gilmour,” the phrase “rock god” should spring to mind. As guitarist and vocalist for the classic rock group, Pink Floyd, mere mention of his name should evoke in your mind clear, clean, lyrical and technically perfect guitar playing. Now, imagine being able to peruse Gilmour’s collection of guitars, one of the most extensive guitar collections in history, in person? Better yet, own one of David Gilmour’s guitars? This unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is yours this week as Christie’s unveils The David Gilmour Collection. 

The David Gilmour Collection is on display now at Christie’s in NYC.  The exhibition runs from June 14-19 and is open to the public every day from 11am-4pm. Entry to the exhibition is free, however reservations are required and can be secured here. The Auction is scheduled for June 20, 2019 at 10:00am.  Christie’s NYC is located at 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020. Questions about the sale should be directed to Michelle Rusinek at (212) 636-2000.

David Gilmour playing ‘The Black Strat’ for the ‘Live At Abbey Road’ series, 29th August 2006. (Photo: Polly Samson)

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