Dominique Delarue is one of the most respected active French guitar makers. Numerous professional guitarists around the world have been using his guitars extensively since the 1980s. Dominique Delarue has especially made a reputation in France, where the amount of classical guitar teachers playing his guitars is stunning. Delarue’s instruments have a unique tone with great projection and considerable generosity for both the guitarist and the audience.
This inspiring Dominique Delarue guitar numbered 415, comes straight from Dominique Delarue’s workshop. It is a typically “French” built guitar with double sides, a complex spruce fan bracing à la Daniel Friederich on a responsive cedar soundboard, and is a flawless woodworking art piece. Dominique Delarue’s guitars are recognizable by their pure lines, thinner rosette, and outstanding sound. For the connoisseurs, this guitar bears the delicate and tasteful engraved initials of Dominique Delarue “DD” on the heel’s inner side.
|Back and sides:||Indian rosewood|
|Air body frequency:||F#|
|Strings:||Knobloch EDC 34.0|
|Case:||Hiscox Pro II|