Bernunizio Uptown Music

August 2019

National Mod. 1107 Debonaire (SKU: 25967)

For the "Debonaire" in all of us; a nice National Model 1107 "Debonaire" from 1958 in a later hard case; plays great, warm tone acoustic, or ripping electric. Fully-hollow 15" body with a single...

Recording King Model 681 (SKU: 26067)

One of the most unusual and finest sounding Gibson-made Recording King branded instruments we have seen, this is a Recording King Model 681, made in 1934; unique tone, a fantastic recording or...

Martin 0-18 (SKU: 26070)

We are happy to offer this dreamy Martin 0-18 from 1925 braced for steel strings and ready to play; fantastic sound from a lightweight powerhouse. The pre-war 0 sized body features mahogany back and...

Merrill OM-18 (SKU: 26069)

Masterful recreation of Martin's finest era, this is an OM-18 model made by Jim Merrill in 2005; a lightweight powerhouse, incredible sustain, extremely well-balanced. The body features scalloped...

Martin 000-18 (SKU: 26062)

A powerful Martin 000-18 from 1936; inspiring to play, the sound is rich and diverse with booming lows, crispy highs, and balanced mids; the 000 sized body features tortoise bound mahogany back and...

Silvertone Aristocrat Custom (SKU: 26068)

Rock and roll heaven! A lovely Silvertone electric archtop with about as much mojo and a person can handle; this guitar mostly conforms to standard examples of Aristocrats with a few exceptions:...

Martin 1-17 (SKU: 26064)

All original Martin 1-17 from 1932; understated elegance, lovely warmth and clarity. The size 1 body was made completely from mahogany and is totally original apart from a replacement ebony bridge...

Howe-Orme No. 36 (SKU: 26047)

Rare example by Elias Howe Co. of Boston; Howe collaborated with J.L. Orme, Canadian music retailer, on several patents in the late 19th century. This is a small bodied, double-cut mandolin, with...

Cordoba C5 (SKU: 26060)

The Cordoba C5 features a 5 fan Torres style bracing with handmade real wood inlaid rosette, African mahogany sides and back and rosewood fingerboard.The C5 is ideal for aspiring classical...

Cordoba C5 (SKU: 26059)

The Cordoba C5 features a 5 fan Torres style bracing with handmade real wood inlaid rosette, African mahogany sides and back and rosewood fingerboard.The C5 is ideal for aspiring classical...

A. C. Fairbanks Whyte Laydie No. 2 Cello Banjo (SKU: 26061)

Rare beyond measure, this is an original A. C. Fairbanks Whyte Laydie No. 2 Cello banjo, an instrument designed specially for use in a banjo orchestra. The rim assembly measures 12-3/8" across, is...

Howe-Orme No. 46 Octave Mandolin (SKU: 26065)

Excellent and rare example of a Howe-Orme octave mandolin in fine condition. The body was made from Brazilian rosewood for the back and sides, with a tightly grained arched spruce top; inlaid...

Howe-Orme No. 36 Tenor Mandola (SKU: 26048)

Finely built mandola by Howe-Orme, Boston and Toronto based music retailers and instrument makers that partnered in several patents and produced unique, lovely instruments. This mandola is fully...

Cordoba C7 CD (SKU: 26052)

The C7 is a handmade traditional nylon-string acoustic, featuring a solid Canadian cedar top. A step up from the C5, the C7 is built with Indian rosewood back and sides. It also has a traditional...

Kala KA-SMHB (SKU: 26053)

The tried-and-true Solid Mahogany line features a classic look destined to last a lifetime. Using all solid wood allows the resonance and sound to improve as the uke is broken...

Cordoba 21B Baritone (SKU: 26051)

The Cordoba 21B is quality crafted from choice guitar tonewoods of solid spruce with striped ebony back and sides for a warm tone with great note separation and volume. A mahogany neck with ebony...

Eastman AR405E-SB (SKU: 26044)

Simple & Elegant. An inexpensive beauty. Here we have a no cutaway, single pickup arch top that sounds as good as it looks. The no frills of this guitar make for pure music. Laminate Maple Top, Back...

Gibson RB-3 (SKU: 26049)

Gibson TB-3 to RB-3 conversion using an original TB-3 rim assembly from 1928; original 40 hole archtop tonering w/ two-piece hex flange, original armrest, later Gibson tailpiece; resonator has some...

Gibson TU-2 (SKU: 26045)

A rare bird, this is a Gibson TU-2 tenor ukulele; features all mahogany, X-braced body with white binding on neck, top and back; neck joins at the 12th fret; white script logo; repaired back crack,...

Fishman Aura Jerry Douglas Signature Pedal (SKU: 26038)

A must have tool for any gigging resophonic player, the Aura acoustic Imaging pedals have become staples across the world on many touring boards, not only for their undeniable tone processing, but...

Constantine Kasha SP0 (SKU: 26040)

A guitar with patent history dating back to the mid 70's, here we have an instrument that is the combined vision of decades of scientific study. Michael Kasha (1920-2013) did what any good father...

Flatiron 3MC Bouzouki (SKU: 26037)

Great playing and well-built Flatiron maple bouzouki from 1993. Flat-back and body design based off of Gibson Army-Navy instruments; curly maple back and sides, straight grained sitka spruce top with...

National Style 1 Tricone (SKU: 26036)

Made by National Reso-Phonic in 1996, this is a clean National Style 1 Tricone in all its shining glory. The nickel-plated brass body is in great shape with only some light "elbow rash" on bass bout,...

Deering MB6 Maple Blossom (SKU: 26035)

Near mint example of a Deering Maple Blossom guitar banjo from 1988. The company's top of the line guitar banjo, the rim assembly features 3-ply maple construction, one-piece flange, flat-head...

Martin D-28 Mandocello (SKU: 26027)

One of the finest sounding mandocellos that we have heard/played, this is an original 1967 D-28 that was expertly converted to a four-string mandocello using the original neck by Mark Cigainero;...

Kay Kraft Style B Venetian (SKU: 26032)

Chicago-made Kay Kraft Style B "Venetian" from the early 1930s. The unusual body shape features two off-set points and is multi-bound on top and back; laminate maple back and sides with a spruce...

Vega Tenor Lute (SKU: 26024)

Rare and fantastic sounding Vega Tenor Lute, tuned like a tenor guitar, made by Vega ca. 1930. The two-point body is fully-bound, and was made with mahogany back/sides, with a yellowed spruce top;...

Gibson L-50 (SKU: 26030)

Early example of a Gibson L-50 model from 1934. Early body size w/ 14-3/4" lower bout, arched top and back; sunburst; maple back and sides w/ spruce top; fully bound; equipped with original patent...

Gibson TG-50 (SKU: 26029)

An early example of a Gibson TG-50 tenor guitar from 1934 featuring the transitional small body size (14-3/4" lower bout) with round soundhole. The body is bound on either edge, and was made with a...

Vega Style 207 Cylinder Back (SKU: 26021)

Highly appointed Vega Style 207 "Cylinder-Back" mandolin-lute by Vega; extremely resonant and well-defined tone, amazing volume. The two-point body is fully bound and top-trimmed w/ thick abalone,...

Stromberg-Voisinet Hawaiian Scene (SKU: 26031)

The nicest playing and cleanest example of this Stromberg-Voisinet flat top. Small 00 sized body made completely from mahogany, bound top also trimmed w/ marquetry, beautiful painted Hawaiian scene...

Vox V253 Super Lynx De Luxe (SKU: 26026)

An original, instantly classic guitar from the late 60's, from one of the coolest builders in the world, Vox. The Super Lynx was designed to be Vox's own answer to the growing popularity of the 335,...

Gibson L-12 (SKU: 26028)

Pre-war dream, this is a 1935 Gibson L-12 non-cutaway archtop with lots of power and sweetness. The 17" non-cut archtop body is fully bound, w/ three-ply binding on the top edge; maple back and sides...

Godin / La Petrie Collection (SKU: 26020)

A very upgraded classical at a very affordable price built by the Quebec luthiers at Godin under their La Petrie division. Although used, this guitar has very very light signs of wear. Featuring a...