Archtop bouzouki

Archtop Bouzouki in Cedar and Cocobolo


The Taran Archtop Bouzouki is designed with accompaniment in mind. Whether in a session with guitar, fiddle and mandolin or alone with a set of Highland pipes, it holds its own. A focused mid range giving the cut in any situation.


Scale: 645mm

Frets to body: 15

Body Length: 425mm

Max Body Width: 393mm

Depth: 115mm

Width at nut: 38mm

Spacing at saddle: 44mm


  • Back and sides in either pre-CITES 2017 Indian Rosewood or Mahogany. 
  • Soundboards are the finest European Spruce.
  • The Neck material is Brazilian Mahogany.
  • As with all necks - Carbon Fibre reinforcements and a two-way truss rod.
  • Rosewood headstock veneer.
  • Bound Ebano (Rocklite) fingerboard and Ebony bridge with bone nut.
  • Schaller Grand Tuners with Rosewood buttons and Jesscar fire wire.
  • All bouzoukis come with a Hiscox Pro II Case and include delivery in the UK.

Neck dimensions are 38mm nut and 44mm string spacing at the bridge. The buckle is in 2.5mm solid brass and can take loop or ball end strings. 
Binding and purfling details are discussed with the client and are bespoke to their bouzouki.


Would you like an Archtop Bouzouki built to your exact specifications for the music you play?