Circa 2017. Preowned. A beautiful Custom Vento Baritone Ukulele handcrafted on the island of Hawai’i by Fred Vento of Vento Music. This is a wonderfully handcrafted cutaway model with a focus on ‘simple elegance’.
This Custom Vento Baritone Ukulele has its back and sides handcrafted of Hawaiian Koa wood, handpicked on the Island of Hawai’i and the soundboard was fashioned from musician’s grade Cedar wood that has been perfectly quartersawn. The neck has been carved from solid Honduran mahogany wood for added stability and increased sustain on the instrument. The fretboard was crafted of Macassar Ebony wood and bound with Hawaiian Koa for ease of play. Macassar Ebony wood bridge and curly Hawaiian Koa wood headstock plate. Classic tie-bridge construction. Beautiful ‘Vento’ Rosewood logo inlay on the headstock with Hawaiian Koa wood position markers on 5, 7, 10, and 12 in keeping with the theme of the instrument. A simple and elegant look with the red and brown hues of the Hawaiian Koa and the soft complementary colors of the Cedar wood. Slotted headstock design with professional open-geared Grover tuners and a 14:1 gear ratio for precise tuning. Bone nut and saddle and a high gloss poreless nitrocellulose finish. This Vento cutaway model is very rare find with regards to his builds.
This beautiful Custom Vento Baritone Ukulele really sings and has excellent volume and sustain with a nice warm and round tone. Highly recommended for those with slightly larger hands or perhaps guitar players who are looking for a fuller neck design. Nows your chance to have a phenomenal player instrument from one of Hawaii’s hidden luthiers, Fred Vento of the Big Island of Hawai’i. Only a few instruments are handcrafted yearly. ID#:190009.