Thomann Irish Bouzouki M1089

Irish Bouzouki

  • Scale: 66 cm
  • Top: Solid spruce
  • Neck: Maple
  • Bottom: Solid flat maple
  • Fretboard: Acacia
  • Sides: Maple
  • Tuning: GG - dd - aa - e'e'
  • Made in Europe
  • Bag included
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  • Irish Folk
  • Traditional

Further Information

tuning Gg - dd' - aa - e'e'
scale-length 665 mm
gigbag included Yes
pickup included No
fingerboard Acacia
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A good zouk for the price
LMM, 04.08.2013
I have long wanted to try out a bouzouki but have been put off by the very high price tags. I was a little dubious that this, being cheaper than most other zouks online, would be poor quality and produce a questionable sound. Now, I'm sure this sounds dreadful compared to a top quality specialised instrument handcrafted by a master luthier... but for the price, it's a decent little instrument!

It sounds good, though the lower pair of strings are in octave pairings rather than unison. - if you prefer the latter though, you can easily buy some d'addario unison strings from Thomann to replace those provided. But still, the sound is pleasant for the cost and the tuners are surprisingly good at holding their tune. While the construction quality isn't obviously going to rival handcrafted models at extremely high prices, it is actually quite pleasing and good quality for the price of our chase. Overall a nice little zouk for the price and an ideal starting instrument if you're not sure whether the zouk is the instrument for you yet :-)
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Value more than money
Belosneg, 27.07.2019
I've bought it for home studio and live performance. It has really good assembling quality. Sound - very nice. You should to be ready - it's very load. It's clean and bright.
Just one little minus - pegs. I dislike this type. Open pegs are more comfortable for string changing.
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