As all Glyph instruments are custom designed and built, actual prices will depend on the details and materials for each individual instrument, but the examples below are for typical instruments:
Unbound koa soprano (12-fret or 17-fret) $865.00
Koa soprano (17-fret) with rosewood or maple binding (top and back)
and simple wood line purfling$1060.00
New MezzoSoprano (17-fret)$950.00
MezzoSoprano with rosewood or maple binding(top and back)
and simple wood line purfling $1170.00
Unbound koa concert (17-fret)$1060.00
Koa concert with rosewood or maple binding (top and back)
and simple wood line purfling $1290.00
Unbound koa tenor (18-fret)$1270.00
Koa tenor with rosewood or maple binding (top and back)
and simple wood line purfling $1535.00
Unbound koa baritone (21-fret) $1365.00
Koa baritone with rosewood or maple binding (top and back)
and simple wood line purfling $1675.00
All Glyph ukuleles include -- at no extra cost -- Grade AAA or better woods, choice of koa or Honduras mahogany neck, ebony or Indian rosewood fingerboard and bridge, bookmatched curly koa peghead overlay, bone or ebony nut and compensated saddle, carbon fiber neck reinforcement rod, pearl Glyph peghead inlay and position dots, paua abalone or exotic wood soundhole rosette, slightly domed soundboard and back, and Grover Sta-Tite Model 4 friction pegs (sopranos & concerts) or planetary geared tuners (tenors & baritones). Many custom features are also available at no extra cost, such as most alternative woods, custom scale lengths and fingerboard widths.
These prices now include a high-quality hardshell case (styles and brands may vary depending on availability).
Of course, very highly figured woods, additional inlay, fancy purflings and rosettes, custom body and peghead shapes, bound fingerboards and pegheads, radiused fingerboards, etc., are all available at additional cost. Please e-mail your desired features, and a quote will be immediately forthcoming.
Terms are 25% deposit with order, balance due upon completion. EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE TAKING OF NEW ORDERS IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED. SEE "IMPORTANT NOTE" ON HOME PAGE.
Fred Fallin's Mango Soprano
Grade AAAA Curly Koa Soprano with Paua Abalone Purflings for Yoyo
Oregon Myrtle Soprano with Peghed Tuners
Koa Soprano for Frank King
"Peghed" 4:1 geared planetary tuners
Matched Koa Sopranos (one unbound, one bound) for Nobu and Lucy
Adrian's New Curly Koa Soprano
Brazilian rosewood fretboard, bridge and bindings
Bridge and fretboard end shapes to customer's spec
Curly Koa Soprano for Hal Smithour text.
Grade AAAA Koa Soprano for John King (no, not THAT John King!)
Customer-Requested Ebony Endpin
New Grade AAAA Koa Soprano for "Catfish" Carl Schneider
A Soprano in the Style of Augusto Dias for Patsy Monteleone
Grade AAAA koa with Sitka spruce soundboard
Maple and rosewood "rope" binding top and back
Narrow traditional body shape
Hand made "coffin" case in solid mahogany with solid brass hardware
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Jack Rickenbach's New Koa Soprano
In the classic style of Martin's old koa guitars
Paua abalone ocean waves and curly koa lava flows... Jack calls his new baby "Pele Kai"
Paua abalone rosette, herringbone purflingeand
slotted diamond position markers
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And... a Fancy Soprano for Mom's 85th Birthday!
Mom fakin' it. She doesn't play... she just wanted something to show off to the Church Ladies.
A Curly Koa Soprano for James Gordon
A Rope-Bound Curly Koa Soprano for Nathan Johnstone
A Pair of Fancy Sopranos in Curly Mango and Curly Koa for Lucy Ochi
A "Ukulenco" Soprano for Rachel MankeClick here to add your text.
Just like a little flamenco guitar with Spanish cypress back & sides, Alpine spruce top, and Spanish cedar neck
A Fiddleback Koa Soprano for Nyle "Swanee" Swainston
Dog pawprint position markers walking toward bone at first fretClick here to add your text.
The "Hidden Mickey"side marker
A Curly Koa Soprano for Claire Hori
Four Assorted Sopranos for Kiwaya
Esther's Mango Soprano with Lavish Hummingbird and Flowers Fretboard Inlay
An Early Style 0 Replica for Rich Porta
Three Identical Dias-Style Sopranos for the New England Gang:
Dave Wasser, Craig Robertson, & Paul Syphers
Koa Soprano for 2008 Mid-Atlantic Ukulele Invitational Raffle
A Mahogany Soprano for Richard Bending in the Style of the Vintage British La Foley
A Unique Curly Koa Soprano in the Style of Augusto Dias for MusicGuyMic
Marquetry in koa, ohia, milo, pheasant wood, and mango
A Rope-Bound Curly Koa Soprano for Greg Hawkes
Adrian decided to grow his own!
A Black Walnut and Alpine Spruce Soprano for Wilfried Welti