Traditional Irish Music
Standard Irish Bouzouki with Padded Gig Bag. This 4-course/8-string Irish Bouzouki was adapted from it’s Greek-cousin for Celtic music. By far the most common tuning for the Irish bouzouki is G2 D3 A3 D4. Other tunings are G2 D3 A3 E4 and A2 D3 A3 D4.
Item overall: 37″ L x 3.25″ H x 14.25″ W
Body/Bowl: 15″ L x 3″ H x 14.25″ W
Body: Lacewood with Sheesham back
Neck: Lacewood with Rosewood fretboard
Soundboard: The soundboard is spruce.
Strings: There are 4 courses; 8 strings (D4: .011 steel, A3: .018 steel, D3: .028 nickel wound, G2: .034 nickel wound)
Tuning: G2 D3 A3 D4
Tuning Pegs/Levers: Gold with black plastic
Nut: Made from bone. Neck at Nut: 1.25″ W; Nut: 1.25” W
Neck at Body Joint: 1.75” W
Bridge: Rosewood Strings at Bridge: 1.75″ W
Scale Length: 25.5″