New Arrival! Custom T`s Tenor Ukulele by T`s Ukuleles of Japan. An incredible piece from one of Japan’s most recognized ukuleles. Takahashi Shinji’s ukuleles have won “Best in Show” at the Ukulele Guild of Hawaii (UGH) for two years. Absolutely meticulous and stunning construction with a tone that is secondary to none.
Handcrafted in Nagano, Japan, this new custom slotted-headstock tenor ukulele is constructed of the finest materials available. Gorgeous curly Koa wood face, back, and sides with a 14 fret joint to the body for extended reach and 20 overall frets to the soundhole. Elegant rosewood fretboard and matching rosewood bridge. Abalone shell rosette and b-w-b-w-b purfling and white celluloid top and back binding. Honduran mahogany wood neck for added stability. Matching curly Koa wood headstock veneer for aesthetic appeal. Mother-of-pearl [ T`s ] headstock inlay. Gotoh STP 780 slotted-headstock geared tuners for precise tuning. Finished with a beautiful high gloss finish.
Wonderful tonal qualities. Perfect balance and intonation as well. A rare find for the true uke enthusiast since these instruments are nearly impossible to find outside of Japan. Indeed, a classic and acute building style that only comes with experience but yet a contemporary flair in aesthetics and a sound that appeals to the most acute ears.