2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)
2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)

2023 Alves de Puga “Special Chorus” (SOLD)

Regular price $2,700.00
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ALVES DE PUGA “Special Chorus”.

This guitar has now SOLD.

If you are interested in any of our guitars, or wanting to place a guitar ON HOLD, email michael@gypsyjazz.com.au to discuss your requirements and shipping details. I am wanting to help grow Gypsy Jazz in Australia and want to help you buy the perfect guitar at the right price. All guitars have a 48 hour approval period (see returns policy).

Alves de Puga “Special Chorus”

I was so excited to receive the "Special Chorus" models from Jean Louis Alves

Here is a Demo of both the 2023 "Special Chorus" models being played together in an amazing version of Hungaria...

Demo of This 2023 "Special Chorus" by Rodrigo Santiago

Deep in the South West of France is the village of Orthez where the luthier Jean Louis Alves de Puga has been crafting Selma guitars for over 20 years with his son Timo. Jean Louis prides himself on making as much of his instruments as possible by hand. He makes a very limited number of instruments each year and takes great pride in his work.  

Due to poor health Jean Louis has had a break for most of 2022 so I was thrilled to hear he was back working and was building a “Special Chorus” model for Australia to celebrate his return

The “Special Chorus is a magnificent Oval hole 670 made with a solid Spruce top, Mahogany neck and Rosewood  back and sides. This classic combination of woods need no introduction for their tonal qualities.   

For the “Special Chorus” Jean Louis also adds a mother of pearl inlay around the sound hole and creates beautiful binding for all the edges. 

This Alves de Puga D670 has a fabulous tone and plays beautifully. 

At $2700 this is fantastic value and an exceedingly rare guitar in Australia!

SPECIFICATIONS-

  • Completed - 2023
  • Soundboard - Solid Spruce with Pliage
  • Back - Rosewood
  • Sides - Rosewood
  • Neck - Mahogany
  • Fretboard - Ebony
  • Bridge - Ebony
  • Scale Length - 670
  • Tuners - ADP Ivory button tuners 
  • French made Selmer Tailpiece with Ebony insert
  • Double Action Truss Rod
  • Finish - Oil Varnish
  • Case - Polyfoam