The original Barebones Octave Mandolin is back. We’ve taken our earlier, popular teardrop style and added the internal design and layout of the “Crown” model to create a stunning series of instruments.

THE “TRAD” ROYALE DLX OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 22-1/4″ scale – Spruce top
THE “TRAD” ROYALE DLX OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 22-1/4″ scale – Spruce top

A fantastic sounding 19 fret 22-1/4" scale Trad Octave Mandolin. The teardrop shape with solid Sapele back and sides creates a stunning look.

The Sitka spruce top giving a rich, strong tone with excellent projection and sustain. Our deluxe grade with Grover 18:1 ratio machines for accurate tuning. Also available to order in shorter 19-3/4" scale and in left hand options.    
$1,250.00 Add to cart
TRAD ROYALE MANDOLIN – Spruce top
TRAD ROYALE MANDOLIN – Spruce top

A beautiful example of our Trad Mandolin in Royale grade. 

The large deep body combined with a slightly wider neck profile make these great mandolins for tune players. Classic, select woods solid back and sides and our floating pick-guard for a stunning look. This has very nice action,clear bright tops and warm rounded bass making this a great Barebones Mandolin.   (Actual available product image shown)    
$1,195.00 Add to cart
THE “TRAD” ROYALE OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 19-3/4″ scale – Cedar top
THE “TRAD” ROYALE OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 19-3/4″ scale – Cedar top

A fantastic sounding short scale, 21 fret version of our Trad Octave Mandolin.

The cedar top with solid cherry back and sides creates a stunning sound. All capped off with beautiful select black walnut overlays and pick-guard. The shorter 19 - 3/4" scale makes melody playing easy without compromising the rich, full tone. Also available to order in longer 22- 1/8"  fret scale.    
$1,100.00 Add to cart
THE “TRAD” ROYALE OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 22-1/4″ scale – Cedar top
THE “TRAD” ROYALE OCTAVE MANDOLIN – 22-1/4″ scale – Cedar top

A fantastic sounding 19 fret 22-1/4" scale Trad Octave Mandolin. The teardrop shape with solid Sapele back and sides creates a stunning look.

The Cedar giving a rich, deep tone with excellent projection. Also available to order in shorter 19-3/4" scale and in left hand options.    
$1,100.00 Add to cart
TRAD OCTAVE MANDOLIN – LEFT HAND – 22-1/8″ scale – Spruce or Cedar top
TRAD OCTAVE MANDOLIN – LEFT HAND – 22-1/8″ scale – Spruce or Cedar top

A LEFT HAND version of our popular Trad Octave Mandolin with options available to order.

   
$1,100.00 Add to cart
TRAD BARITONE UKULELE – Sapele with Sitka Spruce top
TRAD BARITONE UKULELE – Sapele with Sitka Spruce top

Our popular teardrop shape combined with the internal design of the "Crown" model Ukuleles.

The Pacific Rosewood back & sides create a stunning looking instrument. All solid woods, the Sitka Spruce top producing an astounding tone with great sustain and depth. DEMONSTRATION VIDEO AVAILABLE AT: https://youtu.be/EuTazbkP2gM  
$595.00 Add to cart
THE “TRAD” Tenor Ukulele – Spruce top
THE “TRAD” Tenor Ukulele – Spruce top

The original Barebones style our popular teardrop shape combined with the internal design of the "Crown" model Ukuleles. Pacific Rosewood back & sides create a stunning looking instrument. All solid woods, the Sitka Spruce top producing a bright tone with great sustain.

   
$550.00 Add to cart
TRAD CONCERT UKULELE – Sapele
TRAD CONCERT UKULELE – Sapele

Barebones Folk Instruments are pleased to now offer Concert Scale Ukuleles in our popular Trad series.

A smaller body version of our Trad Tenor and Baritone Ukuleles. The Sapele produces a bright traditional sound with gorgeous, clean notes for melody. ALSO AVAILABLE TO ORDER IN OTHER WOODS SUBJECT TO STOCK AVAILABLE. Please note: generic image shown
$495.00 Add to cart