This is the JRS Grande Concertmaster XR - Black Cherry.  One of a kind.  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.


2/22/21/12 Bridge Configuration—5 octaves (4 Chromatic)

19 lbs., 8 oz.

Asymmetrical Body (Vertical Treble Bridge, closer Bass Bridge)

Tapered Variable Gradient Density Soundboard

(Mahogany over Sitka Spruce)

Purpleheart End Rails

Tulip Poplar Inner Rail

Solid Northern Rock Maple Pin Blocks

Solid Tulip Poplar Back

Bolivian Rosewood Bridges inlaid with Curly Maple and Purpleheart 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 Double Rosettes

Signature JRS Filigree Corner Scroll Design

10 Graduated String Gauges

Nitrocellulose Hand Rubbed Finish

Individually “Voiced”

Signed and Sealed Document of Origin and Authenticity




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

Damper System Available: $975.00

Internal JRS Stereo Pickup Available: $325.00

JRS Grande Concertmaster XR - Black Cherry