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JRS Extended Chromatic Explorer
  • JRS Extended Chromatic Explorer

    The JRS Extended Chromatic Explorer is the largest Introductory model we offer.  This model has the same notes and range of our JRS Grande Concertmaster but at a lower price.


    Features include:

    • 2/22/22/12 – 5 Octaves (4 Chromatic)
    • Range - A1 to A6
    • Asymmetrical Body (Vertical Treble Bridge, closer Bass Bridge)
    • Triple Spline Finger Joints at Bass Chamber
    • Double Spline Finger Joints at Treble Chamber
    • Tapered Pin Blocks
    • Double Arched Sitka Spruce, African Sapele or Western Red Cedar Soundboard
    • Solid Black Walnut End Rails
    • Black Walnut Bridges with Curly Maple and Purpleheart position markers
    • Solid Tulip Poplar Back
    • 21 Graduated String Gauges (Brass Wound, Solid Brass and Precision Steel)
    • Signature JRS “Explorer” Soundhole Rosettes 
    • JRS Standard Corner Scrolls
    • 5 - 6 coat Nitrocellulose Lacquer Hand Rubbed Finish
    • Individually “Voiced”
    • Signed and Sealed Document of Origin and Authenticity


    This instrument is available in an XR model with the extended notes (Super Bass) on the right, or an XL model with the extended notes on the left.  Many upgrade options are available.


    Base price:  $3249


    Includes a Tuning and String Gauge Chart, Star Tip “T” Handle Tuning Wrench, Battery Powered Digital Chromatic Tuner, Hammers, String Polishing Cake


    Accessories to Consider:

    Song of the Wood Case for $225

    JRS Fully Adjustable Stand

    JRS Signature Hammers

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