Stefan Nitschke of Marburg, Germany.

  • Year:

    2018 - 'La Galicia' . Labelled, dated, named and signed by the maker.

  • Body:

    East Indian rosewood - very attractive, well-aged, straight-grained timber with Hauser-style purfling, rosewood bindings and back centre-strip. All shellac french-polished to high standard.
    Body length:- 483 mm.
    Top bout:- 282 mm wide & 92 mm deep.
    Waist:- 235 mm & 93 mm deep
    Bottom bout:- 367 mm wide & 93 mm deep.

  • Front:

    European spruce - having a characterful, very silky top with lots of medullary rays showing it to be well-quarter-sawn. Attractive Hauser-style rosette with fine details, matching purflings and rosewood bridge with bone-edging to the tie-block cap.

  • Tuners:

    Schaller Grandtune with satin gold Hauser-shaped side-plates, black rollers and snakewood buttons.

  • Scale:

    64cm with 19 frets on an ebony fingerboard.

  • Neck Width:

    52mm at the nut with 42.5 mm string spacing.

  • Weight:

    1460 grams

  • Condition:

    This guitar is nearly-new and has some very, very small playing or handling marks.

  • Comments:

    Stefan Nitschke is a very talented young German maker (and has been a professional level guitarist) who has had substantial practical guidance from Gerhard Oldiges and is producing finely-crafted instruments. This one is clearly a Hauser I model; not just in appearance but also in sound. With a primary air resonance around F#, the guitar has a deep, resonant bass combined with a clear, singing treble and good volume throughout. See our Videos page for one that includes one of Stefan's guitars.
    A very fine, refined instrument of quality that competes with many at much higher price.

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  • Price:
    Re-sold August 2018
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