C.2017. Preowned. Beautiful and rare Custom Collings Concert ukulele in immaculate original condition and handcrafted out of the custom shop at Collings Guitars in Austin, TX.
This beautiful Custom Collings concert ukulele is a excellent example of the elegant design and work ethic of the founder of Collings Guitars, the late Mr. Bill Collings. Extremely light in weight with remarkable tone and resonance, this gorgeous custom Collings concert ukulele bears a handwritten ‘custom’ on its label and was meticulously handcrafted with the utmost care and attention to detail.
The body of the instrument was handcrafted with Mahongay wood face, back, and sides and one of the most unique and beautiful wood stain designs; called, “doghair”. A matching Mahongay wood neck was also used in keeping with the theme of the instrument. Gabon Ebony wood fingerboard and bridge, with a celluloid top and back binding, end graft, and matching headstock veneer and pick guard are a few of the wonderful features to this stunningly beautiful ukulele. A slight radius on the fingerboard has also been incorporated for added comfort in the wrist angle, especially in the higher position. Professional Gotoh Planetary geared tuners for quick and precise tuning. Poreless high gloss finish.
Tonally, this instrument is a joy to play. It has excellent response for both the player who enjoys fingerpicking or strumming. The instrument has excellent balance with a nice warm and mature sound wth great clarity. A highly recommend custom ukulele that would be a wonderful addition to any musicians arsenal of amazing recording level instruments.#230109