NEW INSTRUMENTS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE

(Last updated September 2016)

  • Instruments made on spec that are offered on this page may be available to try for a one month approval period, unless otherwise indicated (available to UK customers only).
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LAP HARPS

19 string & unlevered 23 string lap harps are usually available for
immediate sale. Please enquire.
For further information about these please click on 'Other Harps' .

LUTE - £3140

* 7 course lute after Venere
* 59.5cm scale
* Soundboard shows some unusual figure
* 9 rib back in English cherry and walnut
* Sycamore neck, pegbox and bridge
* Laburnum fingerboard, points and bridgecap
* Other fittings in holly and ebony
* Kingham case available

GITTERN - £2650

* 5 course in G
* Long scale - 54cm
* Body, neck, pegbox and bridge in sycamore
* Relief carving on back after Hans Ott
* Laburnum fingerboard and bridgecap
* 3 layer rose in cherry and paper
* Other fittings in holly and ebony

LATE MEDIEVAL / RENAISSANCE HARP - £1175

* After iconographical sources/own design
* Frame and constructed box in sycamore
* Height - 89cm approx.
* 20 gut strings (spacing 13mm centres)
* Bray pins could be retro fitted if required (extra)
* Contact me for further details

RENAISSANCE BRAY HARP - £1275

* After iconographical sources/own design
* Frame and constructed box in mahogany
* Height - 81cm approx.
* 19 gut strings (spacing 11mm centres)
* Bray pins are adjustable - on/off
* Contact me for further details

CITOLE - £1800

* 4 strings tuned G d a' e' (variable)
* 40cm scale
* Hollowed out poplar body
* Sycamore neck & pegdisc
* Spruce soundboard
* Decorated holly pegs
* Other fittings in laburnum & ebony
* Includes reinforced soft case

SOLD

OTHER INSTRUMENTS FOR SALE
OCTAVE MANDOLA - £400 ono with soft padded case (sold as seen)

* Ashbury Am-325
* 51cm scale
* Dark stained maple, spruce top, rosewood fingerboard, ebony bridge

Effectively a better than new instrument. I have improved the action and factory set up
which was originally very basic at nut and bridge and changed the string gauges.
Currently octaves on the bass courses.
Suitable for GDAE, GDAD, CGDA tunings.
Great tonal quality.

UILLEAN PRACTICE PIPES - £270 (sold as seen)

* Hobgoblin practice pipes (new is £380)
* Belows, bag & chanter (up to 2 octaves range)
* Plastic reed
* Bought new for personal use but hardly used, still in as new condition.

ALSO AVAILABLE
'New Approach to Uillean Pipes' by H J Clarke - Book and CD - £15 New