Jeroen Hilhorst  Concert guitars

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The instruments that I make
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The super concert guitar

The guitar with the strongest projection I can make
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My guitar making concentrates on making these guitars.


Standard

The Standard concert guitar

A guitar with a very strong projection, but closer to the traditional guitar than the super concert guitar.
(See the comparison below)
Budget

The budget concert guitar


A more affordable version of the standard concert guitar, with virtually the same sound.
(See the comparison below)
Oval

The oval concert guitar


With this guitar I have tried to bring the shape of the guitar back to it's essence.
Soprano

The soprano concert guitar


A guitar that sounds one octave higher.




The Contrabass Concert Guitar

A guitar that sounds one octave lower.
Charango

The concert charango


A South American 10 stringed instrument.

The differences between the super, standard and budget concert guitar:
SUPER concert guitar STANDARD concert guitar BUDGET concert guitar
Maximum projection I can make
Sound is slightly less traditional
Very strong projection
Sound is slightly more traditional
Very strong projection
Sound is slightly more traditional
Double top (Nomex)
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Beautifully figured ziricote back and sides
(Indian rosewood)
(Indian rosewood)
Double sides - -
Solid Ebony neck (Cedrela) (Cedrela)
Wider waist - -
About 3.2 kg About 2.6 kg About 2.6 kg
Armrest Armrest -
Damage avoiding, compensated bridge
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High quality tuners
High quality tuners Cheapest tuners
Durable varnish on back, sides and neck Durable varnish on back, sides and neck All french polish (shellack)
Standard decoration Standard decoration No decoration lines, simpler rosette
Hiscox PRO-II case Hiscox PRO-II case Hiscox Standard case
Super back Standard back Budget back