Cuatro

We have been playing David Oddy instruments for nearly 30 years and the Show of Sound is defined by them……..On stage I feature the guitars, mandocello, tenor guitar and also the unique South American tones of the cuatro and with Nick’s help hope to be featuring these Oddy instruments for years to come.” Steve Knightley

A Venezuelan Cuatro of our standard design as played by Steve

Knightley and Phil Beer from Show of Hands

Click here to hear Phil playing the cuatro Back & sides in A grade Indian Rosewood. Front in AAA grade Sitka Spruce with scratchplate inlayed with multiple lines of coloured timber mosaic. Soundhole decorated with a single line of Paua Abalone Body bindings in Wenge with coloured timber mosaic purfling. Black Walnut and Maple neck Veneered peghead with David Oddy brand & Vine motif inlayed in mother-of-pearl and fitted with chrome plated mini Grover tuners. Wenge Fretboard with snowflake fret markers in mother-of-pearl Rosewood bridge and bone saddle.   Prices start from £700
David Oddy & Son Luthiers Home of the ‘Oddy Mandocello’ Makers of Handmade Customised Acoustic Guitars & Mandolins
Remember because we make all our instruments from scratch we can customise any of our instruments to your requirements.