This elegant material is certainly the most esteemed and sought after of all the rosewoods.
Brazilian is dark and lush -- there is something mysterious about its voice, something alluring.
We are all drawn to what this species has to say.
Brazilian offers wonderful articulation in the treble and is very full bodied in the lower registers.
Brazilian has been on the CITES list for some time now. It's status as endangered means that
I will not purchase any more of this material.
I do still have a "reserve" of Brazilian Rosewood that was cut in the late 1950's .
It is dark chocolate brown & perfectly quartersawn with tight spruce-like growth rings