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Photos: Thierry André
Photos: Pierre-Luc Dufour

Featured materials for this particular piece:
-Sitka spruce top , Adirondack red spruce bracing
-Altitude black cherry back and sides
-Genuine mahogany and carbon fiber neck, w/Macassar ebony fingerboard and headplate 
-Gabon ebony w/dyed sycomore appointments
-Brazilian rosewood bridge, bone fittings
-Hand rubbed copal oil varnish
-510 Gotoh tuners w/custom rosewood buttons

Photo: Pierre-Luc Dufour

Sakura is the Japanese name for -Cherry blossoms-, refering to the Black cherry tree used for this guitar's back/sides.


This particular instrument displays  an -old-school- Spanish heel neck block construction and adirondack red spruce bracings throughout. 






View Thierry'  current soundbox construction methods here

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