12-String Traditional Korean Kayageum
* Concert Collection Grade
* Soft Carrying Case with Shoulder Strap
* Hand-Made by South Korean Master
* Traditional Silk String
* Paulownia (Korean O dong오동나무) Body
* 30 yr. old Japanese Chestnut Back Wood
* Hand carved bridges with Golden Flake Inlay
This beautiful kayagum is an elite model made from respected South Korea kayagum maker. It is a concert collection quality instrument with full and robust voice. The high range sounds clear and resonant while the bass is deep and powerful. The body is carefully carved with golden flake. This kayagum is a masterpiece of art by itself.
The making follow strict traditional way of making sanjo kayagum. The whole wood piece is carved out from Korean paulownia body with detail craftmanship and elegant decoration. The backboard piece is also made of 30 year old Japanese chestnut wood.
The strings are made of traditional silk. The strings are strung tight and ready for set up. It is normally tuned in the sanjo tuning at Eb Ab Bb Eb F Ab Bb C Eb F Ab Bb.
This instrument comes with 1-year warranty from the maker.