This Lowden S-35 12-fret will introduce you to a whole new world of subtle tone colors and dynamic range. AAAA tonewoods and a reworked bracing pattern make this beauty stand out.
After decades of living in the shades, this Lowden S35 12-fret ignites a strong comeback of the 12 frets to the body acoustic guitars. The body shape itself isn’t new, being identical to Lowden’s S-size models. The scale length is the same, too, which is why the bridge had to be back shifted towards the center of the lower bout and the bracing needed to be tweaked. Lowden’s long-established A-frame bracing is retained, but there are alterations in the area between the bridge plate and the tail block. Wonderfully comfortable to play. She is a resonant lightweight at 1.8 kg delivering a beautiful tone with lots over overtones across the scale. Words like sweetness, depth and rounded trebles appear. And an impressive projection and a natural tonal balance that lends itself equally well to strumming and fingerpicking. Without sounding in any way lacking in vibrancy or dynamics, there’s an easygoing softness and warmth to this guitar that draws you right in. George and his crew hit the mark.
This Lowden S35 12-fret is hand made using the finest woods sourced from around the globe. This pretty and unique guitar boats an East Indian Rosewood back and sides combined with Adirondack Red Spruce top. Need I say more? Some slight geometrical changes have been made to the shape and profile of the guitar in order to relieve tension along the back of the guitar body. These subtle changes in shape, expertly chosen woods and impeccable craftsmanship come together to produce a full, warm sound that will stick with you for quite some time! She is in excellent condition with only very minor play wear. Check out the YouTube vid HERE for an impression of her looks and tone. Click the start button below for a sound sample:
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