Wolfgang Jellinghaus has been building guitars since the age of fourteen. He was born in 1951 in Dortmund, Germany, the son of a guitar maker, where he grew up with guitars at an early age. Over the years he developed a great passion and expertise for this instrument. Wolfgang Jellinghaus has been living and working in China for several years, where he builds handmade guitars of astonishing quality in a small manufactory.
The Bavaria line by Wolfgang Jellinghaus is a successful commemoration of the enthusiasm for the Spanish guitar that took place in Bavaria, Germany, at the beginning of the 20th century. It is a tribute to the legendary guitar maker Hermann Hauser I© (1882-1952) and is inspired by his work and legacy.
Bavaria 1A model is built with Madagascar rosewood back and sides and completely french polished with shellac. The spruce top is traditionally figured inside and has beautiful inlay decorations on the exterior The fine herringbone inlays around the soundboard gives it an eye-catching design. In addition, this 1A model has a twentieth fret has. Rich tone colors, perfect voice separation and crystal clear singing tone are combined here and will delight many guitarists.
|Body and sides:||Madagascar rosewood|
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