La Mancha Rubi CM Classical Guitars – Smaller sized

£217.00 incl. VAT

These are probably the best sounding smaller-scale guitars you can find. The quality of sound is truely remarkable.

They don’t just make a great starter instrument for younger learners but also a very satisfying  travel or workplace instrument when you want to leave your other guitar safely at home.

Repeated European Guitar Teachers’ Association awards and endorsed by the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet. There are a range of sizes for children, teenagers and adult players with smaller hands –

  • “Quarter-size” 470mm scale – 43mm neck width at nut (Sometimes referred to as “Eighth size” – please always check the scale lengths when comparing!)
  • “Half-size” 530mm scale – 48mm neck width at nut. Overall length 852mm; body length 395mm.
  • “Three-quarter size” 590mm scale – 49mm neck width at nut
  • “7/8 size” 630mm scale – 51mm neck width at nut

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“I am bowled over by the surprisingly good volume and fullness of sound from this small guitar)” L.C.

These are the best-sounding smaller-sized guitars available today and at very reasonable prices. And it is not just our opinion – these guitars have been winning the prestigious and authoritative European Guitar Teachers’ Association award annually since 2013.

“Thrilled” Anne, Ireland, (CM63)

There are a range of sizes for children, teenagers and adult players with smaller hands –

  • “Quarter-size” 470mm scale – 43mm neck width at nut (Sometimes referred to as “Eighth size” – please always check the scale lengths when comparing!)
  • “Half-size” 530mm scale – 48mm neck width at nut. Overall length 852mm; body length 395mm.
  • “Three-quarter size” 590mm scale – 49mm neck width at nut
  • “7/8 size” 630mm scale – 51mm neck width at nut

All models feature –

  • Solid Canadian cedar soundboard.
  • Mahogany back and sides.
  • Rosewood bridge with double-hole tie block (not on CM47 model).
  • Bone saddle and nut.
  • Special short-scale Savarez strings.
  • Maple bindings.
  • Matte open-pore finish.
  • Toona Calantas Mahogany neck.
  • Gold plated machine heads with black buttons.

All but the smallest have a 12 hole tieblock bridge to improve break angle and tone.

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The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet have endorsed these short-scale Rubi models:

“We find them to be exceptionally well-constructed and intelligently designed instruments for young players. We like the playability, the sound, and the responsiveness of these hand-crafted guitars.”

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Quarter-size 470mm scale, Half-size 530mm scale, Three-quarter size 590mm scale, Three-quarter size 590mm scale Narrow Neck, 7/8 size 630mm scale

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