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Mishimaya Collection Guzheng (Made in Japan) "Dancing Phoenix"
Body Construction: air-dried 40 year old carved out Aizu paulownia body, and Burmese Rosewood frame
Accessories: Burmese rosewood bridges
Sound Characteristics: Crystal Clear, Delicate, Rich, Dynamic, Balanced, Full and Resonant
This guzheng is made by the well-respected Japanese instrument maker Mishimaya. Mishimaya is a well-respected Japanese instrument maker since the Edo period.
This model "Dancing Phoenix" is carved out from a 40-year-old Japanese paulownia tree. The tree was air-dried for 5 years. The carved out body is seamless connected to the bottom board. The back of the soundboard is hand carved with straight sound grooves witch makes the sound spreads out evenly instead of forced out from the sound holes. Burmese rosewood frame is added for an extra sweetness in the sound.
This guzheng is equipped with Dunhuang professional B strings and concert collection grade Burmese rosewood bridges. Sound of China professional hand carved each bridge tip to fit each string.
The sound of this guzheng is crystal clear and delicate. The bass is undoubtfully one of the best. The high notes are bright and sweet with long ring. The transition is even and solid across the strings, definitely has the best even transition among all guzheng.
This guzheng is hand selected by our professional Yukina directly from the Mishimaya. All the bridges and strings are fine-tuned and adjusted to ensure the best sound quality. If you are interested in this guzheng, please visit our store to try it out.