Incredible Sound Effect Here we have equipped our with a quite unbelievable side sound hole. The tone thus spreads radiantly and bell-like over the audience.
This baritone guitar is a classical guitar. It is perfect for classical guitarists who would like it to sound a bit more bassy, because baritone guitars are the "missing link" between "normal" guitar and bass. Basically, both classical guitars and steel string guitars can be made with baritone construction.
Exceptional "The smallest variations in attack are reproduced with richness of tone and abundant dynamics." That's what Jens Hausmann writes about this custom with neck-body transition at 13th fret in issue 1-21 of Akustik Gitarre (the most popular German magazine on acoustic guitars). It is the result of two custom guitars built in parallel of ...continue reading "13th Fret Ambition Fingerstyle<br>Laurel / No Rosewood, 630 mm Scale Length"
The search for alternatives to Rosewood has led us some time ago to Indian Silver Oak. This eye candy sounds softer than Rosewood.
As an alternative to Rosewood we like to introduce Indian Laurel. It varies from light to dark brown with even darker stripes that may tend to black and is very similar to Rosewood.
IQ 4-string Acoustic Bass with Bevel and Fanned Frets, no Rosewood. Comfortable Playing guaranteed.
Guitars made of Oak, is that possible? From an old barrel? YES! Not only the back and sides, but also the top is consistently built from the oak of this barrel. The wood in some places visually reveals its origin and thus has its own charm. Also tonally it is very convincing.
Oak wood for a guitar? Yes! This is guitar no. 2 of our upcycling project consistently built of local woods, in which a Hessian cider oak barrel plays a major role.
What does a luthier do with an old barrel? He's building guitars from it, of course. This is guitar # 3 of our upcycling project built consistently from local woods, namely from a Hessian cider barrel. Really, it can't be more local.