- Type / luthier: Classical
- Year of construction: 2013
- Scale length (mm): 660
- Top: German Spruce
- Back / Sides: Bosnian Maple
- Fingerboard / (bridge): Ebony / CSAR
- Sound: Great
- Condition: Very good
- Price: 2400 Euro
- Viewing / trial possible: Yes
- Location (nearest city): Freiburg i. Breisgau
Here the description of Alexandru of the woods he used: "German spruce soundboard, Bouchet bracing (mix of 90 and 20 years old spruce), flamed European maple body with 110 years old Cuban mahogany bracing
Brazilian cedar neck, 660 mm scale, with Bois de rose spine and African blackwood radiused fingerboard
Brazilian rosewood (60 years old) bridge, Madagascar rosewood headplate, Indian rosewood binding, maple, rosewood and boxwood purfling.
Rubner tuners with snakewood buttons."
You can find a lot of pictures and comments here:
The price of 2400 Euro (plus shipping) is with Rubner tuners and a hard case. You can also have it with the Gilbert Tuners for 200 Euro plus.
The guitar has a thin golpeador as top protection; it also lends itself for flamenco plaing quite good for a classical.
I'm sellng the guitar as I don't play it much since I got my seven strings flamenca negra also built by Alexandru Marian which I prefer for the type of music I'm playing and that is also much easier on my hand with its flamenco action and 650 mm scale length. I'm having more and more problems with my left hand in terms of pain, so I really have to see to it to put as little strain on it as possible. That's old age coming, I guess...
Alexandru has now a waiting period of at least two years, growing ...
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