Scale: Acacia melanoxilum
Back and sides: Oak
Soundboard: Red Cedar
Decorations: Maple and Elm
All about your needs
Crafted to meet the exacting demands of its owner and inspired by the intricate design of medieval lutes, this bespoke instrument is a unique and highly personalized work of art.
About the woods
The neck is made of alder wood, which is known for its stability and durability, making it an excellent choice for an instrument's neck. The scale of the instrument is made of acacia melanoxilum, a beautiful and dense hardwood that produces a bright and focused sound. The back and sides of the instrument are made of oak, which provides a warm and rich tone with good sustain.
Red cedar top
The soundboard of the instrument is made of red cedar, a softwood that is popular for its responsiveness and warmth. Red cedar is known for its excellent projection and tonal balance, making it an excellent choice for the soundboard of an instrument.
The instrument is also adorned with decorative elements made of maple and elm wood. These decorative elements add a beautiful and unique touch to the instrument, while also enhancing its overall aesthetic appeal.
Talk with me
If you're interested in commissioning a custom instrument tailored to your specific needs and preferences, I would love to hear from you. I take great pride in working with my clients to create unique and personalized instruments that are not only functional but also visually striking.
To begin the process, please contact me and provide as much detail as possible about your desired instrument, including your preferred materials, design elements, and any other specific requests or requirements you may have.
I look forward to hearing from you and helping you bring your dream instrument to life.