Yoshiaki Okayasu Signature Full Hollow "Arure"

 Westville Azure is a signature model of a Japanese traditional jazz guitar player Yoshiaki Okayasu.

 It has 17" full depth body with a solid carved Sitka spruce top, figured solid hard maple side rim, and figured hard maple plywood back, and, 3piece hard maple/walnut long scale neck with ebony fretboard.

 The pickups are custom model with Alnico III (for neck position) and Alnico V (for bridge position) magnets made by Kent Armstrong Pickups USA.

 The Westville Azure has designed with deep respect for the history of fine electric archtop guitars, and its sound through amplifire is just like a traditional jazz guitar music like Kenny Burrell or other legendary players.

 

 

 

 

Specification

Body  Top : Solid Carved Sitka Spruce  Back : Figured Hard Maple Plywood Sides : Figured Solid Hard Maple  Width : 17" (432mm)  Depth : 3 1/3" (85mm)

Neck / Fretboard  3Piece Hard Maple and Walnut / Ebony  Scale Length : 25 1/2"  Width at Nut : 1 11/16" (43mm)

Pickup  USA Kent Armstrong PAF-O AlnicoIII (Neck)  USA Kent Armstrong PAF-O AlnicoV (Bridge)

Finish  Nitro Cellulose Lacquer

Price  JPY572,000 (Cash Discount)  JPY594,348 (PayPal) *Including Original Hard Case