Nazareth, PA (Musikmesse, Hall 11, Booth B55) – Martin Guitar will unveil a second commemorative John Lennon model to follow up on the D-28 John Lennon 75th Anniversary Limited Edition model introduced in January 2016. The new D-28 John Lennon makes its debut at Musikmesse 2016 in Frankfurt, Germany April 7-10 and features John Lennon’s famous self-portrait illustration on the rosewood headplate, along with a beautiful mother-of-pearl, John Lennon themed design inlaid on the ebony fingerboard.
Martin will also introduce three 0X Uke Bamboo, a unique soprano ukulele crafted from bamboo patterned high-pressure laminate (HPL) and expanding on the brand’s successful X Series, three new models featuring macassar will be introduced - the DCX1AE Macassar, DX2AE Macassar and GPCX2AE Macassar.
Further details on all of the Martin Guitar products that will be showcased at Musikmesse are below and at www.martinguitar.com/new
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C.F. Martin & Co. ® (www.martinguitar.com) has been creating the finest instruments in the world for 183 years. It continues to innovate, introducing techniques and features that have become industry standards, including X-bracing, the 14-fret guitar and the “Dreadnought” size. One of the world’s leading acoustic instrument makers, Martin guitars are hand-made by skilled craftsmen and women, who use a combination of new design and techniques, along with those introduced by the company founder.
The company is also known for producing high-quality, popular acoustic guitar strings. These include the successful Martin SP® LIFESPAN™ the fastest-growing treated string in the industry, the exciting new Retro Strings line played and loved by Tony Rice and Laurence Juber and the Martin SP line, which uses an industry leading core wire to hold tunings better.
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