nylon string archtop guitar...
...a rare guitar
hand-built for perceptive guitarists to play "Bach, Beatles or
Basie" .... beautifully!
A simple recording made by a domestic quality Olympus
recorder can be heard at .... https://soundcloud.com/search?q=murray%20kuun
"Archangel" has a hand-carved arched spruce top, a hand-carved
arched cherry back. In fact hand-carved everything, much
like a violin. Then hand-polished to a fine patina. All
for good reason - an exquisite tone!
"Archangel also features a slightly radiused
fingerboard, Stradivari-type f-holes, a sound-port and high quality
tuning machines to make it a pleasure for either classical,
jazz or fingerstyle players to play.
The instrument can be custom orderded in a wide
variety of tonewoods and finishes. This original guitar
- a spruce soundboard
- sustainable cherry back and
- Indian rosewood fingerboard on a
- trimmings in curly maple and
- a 650mm scale, typical of most
- Swiss made Schertler tuning
Professional jazz and classical players have
described the instrument as very responsive, sexy and pretty
sounding with excellent sustain.
"Archangel" is able to fill small and medium
sized club rooms with a beautifully balanced tone but can also
be ordered with a high quality, natural sounding pickup system for
concerts in bigger concert halls and clubs.
"Archangels" currently carry a suggested price of
US$5990- final price is dependent on the location,
currency exchange rate and final specifications decided on by the
For more information visit www.murraykuun.com