Custom B. Hannam Tenor Ukulele


Preowned. 2020. Beautiful Beau Hannam Tenor Ukulele handcrafted by Australian luthier Beau Hannam who now handcrafts his fine instruments out of his shop in Colorado, USA. This instrument is a benchmark piece for Beau being his #100 instrument constructed since he began handcrafting custom ukuleles and guitars for clients throughout the world. B. Hannam ukuleles are functional pieces of art and have been regarded as some of the finest handcrafted instruments in the world. Each is uniquely handcrafted with the utmost attention to detail and yield a wonderful full tone. Among his most recent accomplishment was a custom ukulele handcrafted for a benefit fundraiser for former President Jimmy Carter in 2020. Prior to delivery, the special ukulele was played by famed musician, Eddie Vedder.

This beautiful Custom Beau Hannam Tenor Ukulele was meticulously handcrafted with a gorgeous set of Bigleaf Maple wood back and sides and a master grade Sitka Spruce soundboard. The entire instrument has been tinted
“Antique Gold” commemorating the completion of his #100 instrument. Macassar ebony fretboard with European influenced fretboard design and matching Macassar ebony bridge attesting to the skill and craftsmanship of the luthier. A Macassar ebony wood headstock top veneer. Spanish Cedar wood neck with sculpted heel for added comfort high up on the neck. Side sound port for monitor-like effect. White mother-of-pearl dot position markers on positions 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, and 15 for quick reference. Tasteful Ebony wood end graft with matching ebony wood top and back binding and elegant b-w-b purfling lines on the top, back, side, headstock and fingerboard for aesthetic appeal. Gorgeous mother-of-Pearl rosette. Professional Waverly tuners fixed with ebony buttons for precise and smooth tuning. Nitrocellulose high gloss finish.

This instrument is absolutely wonderful with excellent projection and sustain. The instrument is well balanced with a nice warm sound and bold low end, wonderful clarity, and spot on intonation. This wood combination lends itself to a full and rich sound that will appeal to both the professional musician as well as the recreational player. A premium example of a handcrafted ukulele that exhibits wonderful playability, tone, and craftsmanship. ID#220038

Price: SOLD

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