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Mandolins over $1,000

If you have a mandolin budget of $1,000 or more, you are in a position to buy a truly fine instrument that will last you a lifetime. Whether you are a professional, or a beginner to intermediate player who wants to play a great instrument, you are sure to find the mandolin of your dreams here. You can finance your mandolin for 6 months with no interest of payments!

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Kentucky KM-900 Master A-model Mandolin Sunburst
Kentucky KM-900 Master A-model Mandolin Sunburst
In the Classic Era of American Mandolins there was a single example of a Lloyd Loar Master Model mandolin produced in the A-style. It had a symmetrical pear-shaped body without points or scroll and a perfectly shaped snake-head peghead. Because only one mandolin of this type was ever produced, that original instrument has risen to mythical status. Every discriminating player and collector dreams of owning that original instrument, and now it is possible in the new KM-900!
Product# KM-900
More info on Kentucky KM-900 Master A-model Mandolin SunburstBuy Kentucky KM-900 Master A-model Mandolin Sunburst Now!List Price: US $1,395.00Our Price: US $1,049.95

Kentucky KM-805 Artist F-Model Mandolin
Kentucky KM-805 Artist F-Model Mandolin
Kentucky mandolins continue to be today's best value in hand-made professional quality instruments that can be afforded by all. Each Artist series f-model mandolin is hand carved and graduated from the finest mountain spruce and northern maple for the best tonal characteristics. The KM-805 has a radiused rosewood fingerboard for comfortable easy play and the traditional "torch-style" peghead inlay for those who like a more simple vintage look.
Product# KM-805
More info on Kentucky KM-805 Artist F-Model MandolinBuy Kentucky KM-805 Artist F-Model Mandolin Now!List Price: US $1,495.00Our Price: US $1,139.95

Kentucky KM-950 Master A Model Mandolin
Kentucky KM-950 Master A Model Mandolin
In response to the demands of many contemporary-style mandolin players, the new KM-950 features a compound radius fingerboard with medium-sized frets for extremely comfortable, fast, and accurate playability for the fretting hand, and a scooped extension over the body making room for a more aggressive rhythm chop of the right hand, common to many pro-level players. Combined, the wider nut and overall fingerboard width, and bridge saddle spacing than traditional vintage instruments, this new A-model is made to play! Most of these player-friendly features are not new and were first pioneered by Kentucky in the late 1970's and early 1980's on our legendary mandolins, produced in collaboration with the world-renowned New York luthier, John Monteleone. In every other respect, the new KM-950 conforms to our ever-popular KM-900 with its hand-carved and graduated solid spruce top and hand-carved and graduated solid figured maple back, sides and neck assuring superb craftsmanship in every feature. The new KM-950—just another reason why Kentucky mandolins are still America's Favorite!
Product# KM-950
More info on Kentucky KM-950 Master A Model MandolinBuy Kentucky KM-950 Master A Model Mandolin Now!List Price: US $1,595.00Our Price: US $1,199.95

Kentucky KM-1000 Master Model F-Model Mandolin
Kentucky KM-1000 Master Model F-Model Mandolin
The KM-1000 Kentucky Master Model Mandolin was introduced in the late 1970s in response to players’ and collectors’ requests for a mandolin that duplicated the best vintage instruments in every point of tone, appearance and finish.
Product# KM-1000
More info on Kentucky KM-1000 Master Model F-Model MandolinBuy Kentucky KM-1000 Master Model F-Model Mandolin Now!List Price: US $2,295.00Our Price: US $1,729.95

Kentucky KM-1050 Master F Model Mandolin
Kentucky KM-1050 Master F Model Mandolin
Mandolin players, especially those proficient in playing other fretted instruments with wider string spacing will appreciate the new KM-1050! At first glance, this new master-level mandolin shares similar specifications to the popular KM-1000, but looking more closely you will discover a few more player-friendly features first pioneered by Saga and Kentucky mandolins in the late 1970's as a result of collaborations with the best mandolin players of the day. These features include an ebony fingerboard with a compound radius, a wider nut and saddle for more comfortable string spacing, frets that are taller and wider than those found on vintage instruments, and a skillfully scooped fingerboard extension with inlaid nickel-silver fret markers to retain a traditional look. All combine to make for a mandolin with a playability that is unmatched. Like other Master Model Kentucky Mandolins, the body of the KM-1050 features a hand-carved and graduated Adirondack spruce top, and a back, sides and slim comfortable neck made of select Northern maple to assure the best tone possible. it will be hard to find a better F-model mandolin on the market today that represents the quality and value of America's new Favorite...the KM-1050!
Product# KM-1050
More info on Kentucky KM-1050 Master F Model MandolinBuy Kentucky KM-1050 Master F Model Mandolin Now!List Price: US $2,495.00Our Price: US $1,869.95

KM-5000 Kentucky Master Bill Monroe F-Model Mandolin
KM-5000 Kentucky Master Bill Monroe F-Model Mandolin
It's like traveling in time back to 1923 when you purchase the Bill Monroe Model KM-5000! We've recreated this fabulous mandolin with the finest woods, subtle Cremona sunburst finish (of spirit varnish—like the original) and we include a repro oblong case and cover and a Certificate signed by Bill's son, James!
Product# KM-5000
More info on KM-5000 Kentucky Master Bill Monroe F-Model MandolinBuy KM-5000 Kentucky Master Bill Monroe F-Model Mandolin Now!List Price: US $4,790.00Our Price: US $3,589.95

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