Model: Jazz Standard


Fully Hand-Carved, Traditional Archtops

Price: from $6000

Description: "Jazz Standard"

This is my standard hand-carved, handmade archtop, customized to the player's needs. "Jazz Standard" pricing includes:

  • 17" wide body; 3" depth; Venetian (rounded) cutaway or non-cutaway
  • 1-3/4" neck (at nut) width with 21 frets
  • 25" scale
  • Two or three-piece maple neck with dark centerlines
  • Bookmatched, premier grade spruce top (domestic or European)
  • Top is hand-carved and thickness graduated, braced and voiced to meet customer requirements for sound
  • Bookmatched, figured maple back - also hand-carved and graduated in thickness - with matching maple sides
  • Traditional, decorative body binding (neck and f-hole binding optional)
  • Translucent natural or honey blonde finish
  • Floating pickup with end pin jack plug-in
  • No fingerboard inlay, in keeping with overall clean and understated look of guitar (fingerboard inlay optional)
  • Hard, plush-lined case included


  • Sunburst finish: 450.00
  • Block fingerboard markers in pearl: 250.00
  • Full neck and headstock binding to match body binding: 250.00
  • F-hole bind to match body binding: 250.00
  • Calton or similar case upgrade (pricing tbd)
  • Other options can be discussed