Walking Blues Guitar - the making of

We call this instrument "Walking Blues Guitar". The body is similar to a tenor ukulele, but the neck is very long in comparison. It is usually tuned in open G - fine for blues - and it is also small, so it is perfect as a travel instrument.

making of walking blues guitar

Top being "lasered".

making of walking blues guitar

Shape model for bending the sides - We use a heat gun to heat the sheet.

making of walking blues guitar

The sides are already glued to the top - now bindings for the bottom are glued on. good to have a mold.

making of walking blues guitar

Soundsamples:

This instrument is one of the most wonderful of the series presented here (in terms of sound, appearance and playability).

making of walking blues guitar

making of walking blues guitar

making of walking blues guitar

making of walking blues guitar

making of walking blues guitar

making of walking blues guitar