Exhibition: 14.06.2013 – 23.06.2013

BSc (Hons) Musical Instruments Degree Show

Left-handed OM Acoustic Guitar by James Rose

  1. A left-handed electro-acoustic guitar with a Venetian cut-away, hollow braces and additional side sound-ports. Built from Madagascan Rosewood for the back and sides, Sapele and Walnut neck, Alpine Spruce soundboard, Cocobolo fretboard and Flamed Maple binding. Finished with a black and gold hardware and Nut/Saddle combination, mother of peal inlays and contact pickup.
  2. Douglas Fir soundboard, Yew back, fingerboard and headstock veneer, Laminated Yew & Walnut ribs. Bone & jasper skull inlay on headstock, painted inside with Skull & Black widow motif.
  3. Ovangkol back, ribs and headstock veneer, pine soundboard, rosewood fingerboard and bridge, mahogany neck. I designed it with a cutaway and a 14th fret neck join. It has a 27h.m. comp element piezo pickup connecting through the endpin.
  4. East Indian Rosewood Back & Sides, AAA Grade Sitka Spruce Soundboard, with Macassar Ebony Fingerboard & Abalone Inlay.
  5. Typical of a Lute by Wendelio Venere, ca. 1590. Seven Course Renaissance Lute in g’

Exhibition details

P.V. Thursday 13 June 2013, 6-9pm
Opening Fri 14 - Sun 23 June 2013
Venue Unit2 Forum/Gallery, Central House
Course Musical Instruments BSc (Hons)


Flamenco Guitar - Copy of 1937 Santos Hernandez

By Oliver Eagle-Wilsher

Electro-acoustic steel strung guitar

By Rita Walker

12 String Grand Auditorium Acoustic Guitar

By Tim David Jones

59cm String Length

By Tom Oldfield

Musical Instruments Degree Show 2013

Private View: Thursday 13th June 6pm-9pm

Opening Times: Friday 14th - Sunday 23rd June

Mon-Fri 10am-8pm
Sat 11am-5pm
Sun 11am-4.30pm

Central House (Unit2 Gallery/Forum)
59-63 Whitechapel High Street
London E1 7PF