Baranik Meridian Concert Acoustic Guitar, African Blackwood & Colorado Blue Spruce - Pre-Owned


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Mike Baranik’s elegant eye for beautiful design, and his instinctive ear for acoustic guitar tone shine through in this example of his Meridian Concert model.  The stark contrast between its Colorado Blue Spruce top, and its beautifully grained African Blackwood back and sides, give this guitar both an incredible visual and tonal appeal. Its sound is filled with overtone resonance, crisp highs, and balance low-end. 

Additionally, this instrument's aesthetics are like no other with Baranik’s meticulous appointments; from the rosette, to the peghead veneer, to the custom purfling, and everything in between.  This California-made Baranik Meridian Concert is one of a kind, and it stands as a representation of Mike Baranik’s masterful work. 

  • Top: Colorado Blue Spruce
  • Back & Sides: African Blackwood
  • Rosette: Wenge
  • Purfling: Custom
  • Backstrip: None
  • Body Binding: Figured Maple
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck Profile: C
  • Fretboard Wood: Ebony
  • Peg Head Style: Custom
  • Peg Head Veneer: Wenge, Custom
  • Fretboard Binding: Ebony
  • Fretboard Inlays: None
  • Tuners: Gotoh 510 Super Machine Head w/ African Blackwood buttons
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Pins: Ebony w/ wood dots
  • Saddle Material: Bone
  • Saddle Type: Drop-in, compensated
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Pickguard: None
  • Nut Width: 1 3/4”
  • Spacing at Saddle: 2 1/4” 
  • Scale Length: 25 1/4” 
  • Body Depth: 4 1/4” 
  • Body Length: 19 1/4” 
  • Upper Bout: 10 3/4”
  • Lower Bout: 15 5/8” 
  • Truss Rod: Adjustable 
  • Brace Pattern: Modified Scalloped X-Bracing 
  • S/N: 14/181


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Baranik Guitars

Californian Mike Baranik is one of the most widely-respected luthiers in the USA, and has been a mainstay on the modern lutherie scene for a number of years. We've received a number of Mike's guitars into our pre-owned section over the years, but we are delighted to finally be representing Mike's work.

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