Zbigniew Gnatek is a renowned Australian luthier based in Sydney, Australia. His guitars are fascinating and highly sought after. He builds instruments at the highest level and perfectly combines the tradition of European guitar building with the extraordinary sound characteristics of Australian lattice construction. His commitment to a powerful yet sonorous and colorful tone and his impeccable craftsmanship has earned him immense international success, and his waiting list now extends over many years. His guitars are, therefore, rare gems.
This guitar is a work of art and a true masterpiece of lutherie. It displays aesthetic harmony and excellent taste. Many details are particularly eye-catching. The soundboard is made of cedar, and the back and sides, of fantastic Madagascar rosewood. Compared to the Australian standard, this relatively light lattice guitar stands out from the crowd due to its meticulous quality and incredible sound. Its tonal quality is second to none and, combined with a considerable volume, makes this guitar a real gem. Second-hand, yet in excellent condition, this instrument shows only superficial playing marks, is perfectly set up, and is ready for any concert situation. This rare catch is a great chance to put your hands on a fully open concert guitar by this sought-after Australian luthier.
Check out the presentation video of this specific guitar below in which you will find plenty of extra information about its playability and sound.
|Back and sides:||Madagascar rosewood|
|Air body frequency:||F/F#|
|Strings:||Knobloch EDC 34.0|