Greeting everyone! Leading Tone is pleased to introduce archtop guitars and mandolins by Tolley Stringed Instruments. Tolley Stringed Instruments are handcrafted locally in Seattle by Leading Tone’s house luthier, Matthew Tolley.
The instruments pictured (left to right) include:
-A 17″ Standard in a sunburst finish. This guitar features an aged hand carved Italian spruce soundboard, bigleaf maple back sides and neck, and ebony fittings.
-An oval hole A model mandolin with a blacktop finish. This mandolin has features an Englemann spruce top, bigleaf maple back, sides, neck, and ebony fittings.
-An A model mandolin in a 3 color sunburst finish. This mandolin features a select hand carved Adirondack spruce top, eastern maple back, sides, and one piece neck, with ebony fittings.
-A 16″ Classic in a natural finish. This guitar sports a Sitka spruce soundboard, Olympic Peninsula bigleaf maple back, sides, neck, african bloodwood purfling, and ebony fittings and bindings.