Luke has a “Bluebird” with cherry for the back. This “Kingfisher” with the Indian rosewood back will give a different voice, in part due to the different material and structure, in part because it will have a different vibe, no doubt inspiring a different approach. The rosewood is from a late 19th century sideboard found in a junk shop. Tuners by Keith Robson.
During five decades I have handbuilt over a thousand instruments. I continually strive to push the boundaries of what is expected in the performance of an acoustic instrument.