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Barnes & Mullins BMUK8T Tenor

Barnes & Mullins BMUK8T Tenor

Barnes & Mullins BMUK8 ukuleles use all-Becote tonewoods that display a glorious, marbled grain pattern. This unique tonewood not only looks spectacular, but also sounds great with a powerful, warm tone and excellent projection.

 

The stunning wood grain swirls of BMUK8 ukes are further brought to life with an all-over high gloss finish and accentuated with a patterned binding and bevelled edge for extra comfort and aesthetic appeal. A corresponding patterned rosette completes these stylish ukuleles.

BMUK8 ukuleles feature strap buttons for attaching a ukulele strap.

 

Who is this ukulele for?

 

Tenor ukuleles are the largest of the three common sizes of ukulele (soprano, concert, tenor). Tenor ukuleles are often the go-to for professional players and their larger size and inherent playability offer an excellent choice for players wanting to experiment with different playing styles. They perform particularly well in a ukulele duo or trio – occupying the lower frequencies wonderfully.

 

Their larger size means they deliver a deep, resonant and bass-y tone with excellent volume and can be tuned to high-G (the same as soprano and concert ukes) or low-G where the G string is tuned down one whole octave for a mellower tone.

 

Common tenor ukulele tunings

G, C, E, A – ‘Reentrant’ ukulele tuning

 

BODY & CONSTRUCTION

SIZE: Tenor
TOP: Becote
BACK & SIDES: Becote
BRIDGE: Composite Wood
BINDING: Patterned Composite Wood
SADDLE: Nubone
FINISH: High Gloss

NECK

NECK: Okoume
FINGERBOARD: Composite Wood
FRETS: 18
INLAYS: ABS Dots
STRINGS: Aquila ‘Nylgut'

HEADSTOCK

MACHINEHEADS: Closed Gear - Black
NUT WIDTH: 35mm

DIMENSIONS

SCALE LENGTH: 432mm
WEIGHT: 0.7kg

    £179.00Price

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