Jose is the third of three Keystone™ tenors that went through the shop together. Like the other two he has a Maple sound board, Mahogany neck with Rosewood fretboard and pale Poplar back and sides. Jose uses a slimline neck for those who prefer a nice thin neck and he is tuned with standard G tuning.


  • Type: Keystone™, acoustic/electric
  • Size: Standard tenor
  • Body: Poplar
  • Soundboard: Birdseye Maple
  • Neck: Mahogany – slimline profile
  • Scale length: 16.8″
  • Total # frets: 18
  • Frets to the body: 13

Special Features:

  • Slimline neck is designed for smaller hands and those who like a slender neck.


A big voice tenor in a light palette


Jose has no side port and is pale greenish gold on the back and sides

This is one of the lightest examples of Poplar. Quite even toned with very little mineral streaking.


Mahogany neck with Grover geared tuners. Backboard overlaps neck.

Slimline neck is perfect for smaller hands and those preferring a traditional thin neck

Jose’s striking Curly Maple sound board


Smile when you play that!™