Vintage Martin Ukulele. Sought after both by collectors and musicians alike, this gorgeous 1960s Martin Concert Ukulele is a stunningly beautiful example of the elegant appearance and craftsmanship of the vintage Martin ukuleles. This is one of the cleaner concert ukuleles to have come through our showroom in recent years and is beautiful sounding ukulele.
The 1960s Martin Concert ukulele can be characterized with classic style mahogany wood top, back, sides, and neck ‘stained’ to the classic dark rich C.F. Martin & Co. wood-stain. Top, and back faux tortoise shell binding in keeping with the 1M soprano model features. Rosewood fretboard and mahogany wood bridge. Traditional concentric circle purfling rosette. Classic “C.F. Martin & Co” stamp inside of the soundhole. Total length 23.5 inches.
Great center balance and easy to cradle when playing. Wonderful projection, clarity, and sustain. Absolutely a joy to play with perfect intonation and a nice comfortable string action height. Some strum marks and a few minor impacts on the edges of the headstock and one in the back of the headstock.
Now is your chance to own one of the most sought after models from C.F. Martin & Co. – the concert or 1-C model. Nice rich warm tones with excellent sustained mid-range and crisp high notes. Highly recommended collectible and players ukulele.