Scarlet Bird (Zhuque)
air-dried carved out paulownia body
blackwood bridges, finger picks & tape, tuning wrench, 2-piece matching stands, chromatic tuner, spare 1-7 strings, soft carrying case, and English/Chinese manual
Sweet, Clean, Punchy, Full and Robust
Scarlet Bird brand of the Xi'an Conservatory of Music is the most respected brand that follows the traditional ways of making guzheng.
This beautiful instrument Model #11A
is made with paulownia wood thats natural air-dried for at least 3 years . #11A is latest model from Scarlet Bird that's made to be a perfect overall guzheng. The body is made slimmer to bring a balance and even tone. The sound is perfect is each range, and yet, it's clean, clear and solid across the strings.
Nevertheless, it retains the Scarlet Bird's famous warm and deep voice. Compare with #10 series, the #11A doesn't sound as loud and bassy, but the range is more balanced.
Size of the Sound box: 20636 cm^3
Sound Wave Level: D^3 string - 91db
D string - 110db
This model has 1 year warranty from the manufacturer. It comes with a 2-piece stands, Musedo Guzheng Chromatic tuner, finger picks, and 1-7 spare strings. It is the whole package that leads you to enjoy playing. We provide set-up instruction that's easy to follow. Help on set-up and playing is always offered over the phone or the internet free of charge.
This model is hand selected by our professional Yukina at the factory. All the bridges and strings are fine-tuned and adjusted to ensure the best sound quality.