All prices in Australian dollars and include hard case.

Please contact me for more information about any of these instruments. Please note that I am always building more instruments so this page is updated regularly.

King William pine—blackwood mandolin

MandolinMandolin back

Sound files

Walt's waltz listen
Jack Rowe reel listen

Specs

Hand carved very fine grained King William pine top
Hand carved figured blackwood back, sides and neck
French polished
Gidgee fretboard and bridge
K&K Internal Twin pickup
SN: 028
Price: AUD $2900

Torrefied sitka spruce—huon pine mandolin

MandolinMandolin back

Sound files

Tribute to Siobhan Ni Chonaill Listen
Father Tom's wager Listen
Jack Rowe and Palmer's gate Listen

Specs

Hand carved torrefied sitka spruce top
Hand carved huon pine back and sides
Huon pine and blackwood neck
French polished
Gidgee fretboard, ebony bridge
Long scale length 38 cm (14.8 inches)
SN: 027
Price: AUD $2600

King William pine—tiger myrtle mandola

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Mandola detail Mandola detail Mandola detail

Specs

Hand carved King William (one piece) pine top with birdseye figure
Hand carved tiger myrtle back
Tiger myrtle sides and neck
French polished
Figured gidgee fretboard, ebony bridge
45cm (17.6 inch) scale length.
Tuned to CGDA (or similar)
SN: 031
Further details on this instrument are coming soon.

Sitka spruce—huon pine octave mandolin

bouzoukibouzouki backbouzouki side

Octave mandolin detail Octave mandolin detail Octave mandolin detail

Sound files

Random notes listen
Give me your hand listen

Specs

Hand carved sitka spruce top
Huon pine back
Huon pine sides and neck with purple heart finish to back of head
Gidgee fretboard and bridge, gold Grover tuners
French polished
54 cm (21.25 inches) scale length
K&K twin internal pickup installed
Tuned GDAE (octave lower than mandolin) or GDAD
SN: 026
Price: $3250

Red spruce—tiger myrtle Celtic bouzouki

bouzoukibouzouki backbouzouki side

Sound files

The bluebells are blooming Listen
Random chords Listen

Specs

Hand carved old growth red spruce top
Highly figured tiger myrtle back
Tiger myrtle sides and neck
Gidgee fretboard
French polished
62.5cm (24.5 inch) scale length
Tuned GDAE (octave lower than mandolin) or GDAD
SN: 015
Price: AUD $3250

I always have two more instruments on the way. Please contact me for more information.
For previously sold instruments, please see Archive page