Jim Redgate is a highly sought-after Australian luthier known for his guitars built for artists such as Ana Vidovic, Pepe Roméro, and Odair Assad. This lattice-braced model is an exact copy of the guitar that Ana Vidovic plays. Jim Redgate’s instruments have their sound and touch. The breathtaking volume combined with rich harmonics and impressive sound clarity is unique. The playability is fantastic, and the guitars are relatively light in weight compared to the Australian standard.
The 2023 Jim Redgate guitar emerges as a magnificent achievement in the world of high-end luthiery, satisfying the highest standards of musicians across the globe. This new model is a symphony of aesthetics and acoustics, featuring a beautifully delicate cedar top paired with the dark, rich tones of Ziricote for the back and sides. The result is a guitar that radiates elegance and sophistication. The attention to detail is evident in the intricate purfling, bindings, and rosette – each element showcasing the extraordinary craftsmanship synonymous with Jim Redgate’s work.
Beyond its stunning appearance, the 2023 Jim Redgate guitar excels in its performance capabilities. As a Lattice guitar, it represents the forefront of concert guitar design, offering an unrivaled blend of balance, homogeneity, and expressiveness. The guitar’s exceptional intonation across all registers ensures a sound that is both pure and richly textured, making it a coveted choice for professional musicians and concert artists alike. It’s no surprise that world-renowned guitarists, including Ana Vidovic, have chosen Jim Redgate guitars for their performances, entrusting their art to the unparalleled quality these instruments provide.
|Back and sides:||Ziricote|
|Air body frequency:||F#/G|
|Strings:||Knobloch EDC 34.0|
|Case:||Hiscox Pro II|