Category Archives: Lute market

Gittern number 50 by George Stevens

Gittern number 50 (short scale special) £4,280.00 Larger and much deeper body than I usually make. Feature limewood with amazing colours, irregular grain and patterning. 45 cm scale with 9 frets on the fingerboard. 5 double courses strung in Nylgut and PVF. Set up for tuning d a d’ g’ c’’ Soundboard well over 60 [...]

22 String Romanesque harp by George Stevens

22 String Romanesque harp by George Stevens. £4,250.00 Frame in sycamore, deep box in poplar - hollowed out and with vaulted top. Crisp, clear and resonant. Quatrefoil soundholes, gilded edges. Individually handmade soundbox pegs in oak. Strung in nylgut. 3 diatonic octaves. Semitones available at the neck , or at the sounbox pegs. Antique finish. [...]

Clarsach, decorated, by George Stevens

Clarsach, decorated, by George Stevens. Wire strung clarsach constructed from sycamore and brightly painted after the medieval fashion. Beeswax finish. 19 brass strings tuned from f - c’’’. Hollowed out soundbox. Off-the-peg case .   PRICE INCLUDES SOFT CASE . £2,250.00   More information:

Renaissance lute (seven courses)

Carlos Cuanda is selling a renaissance lute. -Luthier: Celso Escudero, under the supervision of Carlos González (Llanes, Asturias. Year 1993) -Complete review and calibration of the instrument, brand new: Carlos Ardura (Oviedo, Asturias. Year 2022) -Availability to test the instrument in Oviedo.   -Characteristics: Vibrating length: 595 mm. Tuning in G (A=440Hz) curly maple staves [...]

Baroque lute with thirteen courses built by Francisco Hervás

Baroque lute with thirteen courses built by the prestigious luthier Francisco Hervás Spruce top and curly maple back. The lute has a very warm, clear and balanced sound with great resonance and very good projection. Audio can be sent on demand. Includes custom-made Bag's Luthiers hard case and padded gig bag. Price: €5,400. Contact: 634524262 [...]

Baroque guitar by Carlos Ardura

Baroque guitar for sale: -Luthier: Carlos Ardura, Oviedo, Asturias. Spain. -Ebony fingerboard, natural frets, spruce top, Spanish walnut back and sides, Rosewood decoration. -Five courses, four doubles and one single. Tuning LA-RE-G-SI-MI (435hz). -Wound and Nylgut strings of the "Aquila" brand with spare set, ebony keys. -Semi-rigid case included.   Price: €1,400, negotiable (original price [...]