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Martin Unveils Six New Ukuleles

 

Martin & Co. has announced that six new ukulele models will be introduced at Musikmesse Frankfurt 2011. They include:

  • 2 Uke – has a solid mahogany body, solid East Indian rosewood fingerboard and newly-designed bridge, with an applied dovetail neck to body joint, black tusq nut and black compensated tusq saddle, friction peg tuners with white tuner button and a satin lacquer finish.Also includes grained ivory top binding, and beautiful hand inlayed black and white wood fiber rosette.
  • 2 Concert Uke – has characteristics of the 2 Uke, but in concert size, and with black tusq nut and saddle, geared peg tuners and black tuner button.
  • 2 Tenor Uke – has characteristics of the 2 Uke, but in tenor size, and with black tusq nut and saddle and a tie-block bridge.
  • 2K Uke – has a solid flamed-Koa top, back, and sides in a satin lacquer finish, rosewood fingerboard and bridge, black tusq nut and compensated tusq saddle, friction peg tuners and white tuner button. Similar to the 2 Uke, this model includes grained ivory top binding, hand inlayed black and white wood fiber rosette.
  • 2K Concert Uke – features characteristics of the 2K Uke, but in concert size with black tusq nut and saddle, geared peg tuners and black tuner button.
  • 2K Tenor Uke – features characteristics of the 2K Uke, but in tenor size with black tusq nut and saddle, geared peg tuners, black tuner button and tie-block bridge.

For more, go to www.martinguitar.com.

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