Exquisite JRS Concertmaster "Ruby" XR .  This is for the serious, professional player and/or recording artist, who is looking for a hammered dulcimer with the purest tone and best tonal balance available today.



2/19/18/9 Bridge Configuration—4.5 octaves (Chromatic)

Asymmetrical Body (Vertical Treble Bridge, closer Bass Bridge)

Tapered Variable Gradient Density Soundboard

(Sitka Spruce over Mahogany or Mahogany over Spruce)

Dark Ruby stained Soundboard

Laminated Bolivian Rosewood End Rails

Tulip Poplar Inner Rail

Solid Northern Rock Maple Pin Blocks

Solid Tulip Poplar Back, stained Warm Brown

Bolivian Rosewood Bridges inlaid with Curly Maple and Abalone Position Markers

Triple Spline Finger Joints at Bass Chamber

Double Spline Finger Joints at Treble Chamber

Tapered Pin Blocks

Solid Tulip Poplar Lateral Structural Bracing

Solid Brazilian Cherry Soundboard Support/Tone Truss

Solid Sitka Spruce Soundboard Strut

Signature JRS Soundhole Rosettes w/Abalone Inlay

Signature “Animal” Filigree Corner Scrolls

10 Graduated String Gauges

Nitrocellulose Hand Rubbed Finish

Individually “Voiced”

Signed and Sealed Document of Origin and Authenticity



Price: $5495.00

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

Case: $215.00

Damper System Available: $1000

Internal JRS Stereo Pickup Available: $350


JRS Concertmaster XR - Ruby