Prelude series

Prelude 12
Sachar at Richard's workshop discussing the Prelude guitar models

The Prelude series is a collaborative project between Sachar Amos & Richard Howell guitars, making batches of 3 guitars at a time using high quality materials, the Prelude offers a quality handmade guitar at an accessible price.

Featuring rosewood, maple or wenge back & sides, excellent grade spruce or cedar soundboard, lacquer & french polish finish and Schaller tuners, the Prelude makes for a great studio instrument.

For all enquiries about the Prelude including how to order, availability and pricing, please contact Richard Howell at richard@howellguitars.com

Cedar model

Soundboard: Western red cedar

Back and Sides: Rosewood /Maple/Wenge

Neck: Australian red cedar or Spanish cedar

Fingerboard:  Ebony

Bridge: Rosewood

Bracing: Traditional 9 fan bracing

Rosette: Amos original - handmade

Binding: Timber

Scale Length: 650 mm

Finish: French polish top with lacquer back/sides & neck

Case: CNB (included in price)



Spruce model

Soundboard: European Spruce

Back and Sides: Rosewood /Maple/Wenge

Neck: Australian red cedar or Spanish cedar

Fingerboard:  Ebony

Bridge: Rosewood

Bracing: Traditional 7 fan bracing

Rosette: Amos original - handmade

Binding: Timber

Scale Length: 650 mm

Finish: French polish top with lacquer back/sides & neck

Case: CNB (included in price)