It's here! The very first JRS Extended Explorer Chromatic model with Curly Maple Edge Binding and a deep "Royal Ebony" stain.  2/22/22/12 bridge configuration.  This new model has the same notes and range of our JRS Grande Concertmaster, but we've begun adding a low C to the Bass Bridge!


Features include:

2/22/22/12 – 5 Octaves

18 lbs, 8 oz.

50" Bottom Rail X 24.75" Top to Bottom Rail

Solid Quartersawn Sitka Spruce Soundboard w/Royal Ebony Stain (available also in Quarter-sawn Western Cedar or Quarter-sawn Mahogany

Solid Black Walnut End Rails

Solid Northern Rock Maple Pin Blocks

Solid Tulip Poplar Back

Black Walnut 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 Struts

Signature JRS “Explorer” Soundhole Rosettes (many other options available)

Filigree Corner Scrolls

Nitrocellulose Hand Rubbed Finish

Individually “Voiced”

Signed and Sealed Document of Origin and Authenticity



Price: $2709.00

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

Case: $225.00

JRS Royal Ebony Extended Explorer Chromatic

SKU: 1046