(C. 2017). Custom Mya-Moe Concert Ukulele handcrafted by Gordon and Char Mayer and Aaron Keim of White Salmon, WA. This beautiful custom ukulele remains in gently played condition and incorporates a wonderful example of simple elegance defined in master grade Pacific Northwest Myrtle wood.
Handcrafted of quarter-sawn Pacific Northwest Myrtle wood on face, back and sides, this beautiful instrument also boasts a musicians grade Ebony wood fretboard and bridge, consistent with the best in recording level instruments. The top and back binding and bound fretboard are crafted with esquisite Walnut wood. Gorgeous black purfling lines and purfling rosette with a matching black top and back purfling line for a subtle aesthetic appeal. The fretboard is bound with Walnet and also adds for smooth play up and down the neck and is highly recommended for players who enjoy playing higher up on the neck. Gorgeous paua shell position markers on positions 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, and 15 for quick reference. A 14 fret neck joint to the body for extended reach in the higher positions on the neck with 20 overall frets to the sound hole. Classic signature headstock design of Myrtle and Walnut wood representing the Mya-Moe brand. Radiused fingerboard. Professional Planetary geared machine tuners for smooth and precise tuning, Honduras Mahogany wood neck for added stability and adding to the warmer notes this beautiful concert offers. Hand-rubbed oil finish. Neck strap button and K&K Twin Spot pick up for quick plug and play.
Myrtle, one of North America’s most exotic woods, is widely known for possessing tonal qualities similar to Maple wood with a clear and bright tone and nice projection but slightly more round. This beautiful Custom Mya-Moe Concert Ukulele is characterized with a bright, open, and balanced sound. Nice projection and clarity up and down the neck. A wonderful playing instrument at a very reasonable price point for a full custom ukulele.