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Alvarez Introduces New Honduran Mahogany Yairi Guitars

Posted on April 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – Alvarez Guitars is thrilled to announce a new addition to its Yairi Series, featuring naturally seasoned, beautiful sounding Honduran Mahogany tonewood.The guitars debuted at Winter NAMM 2018 in Anaheim California.

“Yairi was passionate about tonewoods and invested heavily in them,” Says Chris Meikle, Senior VP at St. Louis Music and head of Alvarez development.  “His collection is legendary and finding Honduran Mahoagny which has been seasoning for nearly half a century was simply unbelievable.  We knew we had to do something very special with it and we have, these guitars are absolutely stunning, world class instruments”

The Alvarez Yairi Honduran Guitars feature AAAA Grade Solid Adirondack Spruce tops, and solid Honduran Mahogany Backs & Sides.  The 66 models feature solid Honduran Mahogany tops. All are delivered in a natural gloss and feature classic Alvarez features such as FST2 scalloped bracing, real bone nut & saddle, ebony tuners and bridge pins and the Alvarez bi-level bridge.

The Alvarez Yairi Honduran Mahogany Guitars:

DYM60HD – MRSP:  $3799

FYM60HD – MSRP: $3799

DYM66HD – MSRP: $3499

FYM66HD – MSRP:  $3499

Dealers are encouraged to visit the St. Louis music booth at Summer NAMM 2018 to experience the Alvarez Yairi Honduran models for themselves.  For more information call St Louis Music at 800-727-4512 or email [email protected]

{Pictured:  Alvarez Yairi Honduran Mahogany DYM60HD}

St. Louis Music/U.S. Band & Orchestra is one of the largest general distributors of musical instruments and accessories in North America. SLM is the owner of Alvarez Guitars, Austin Guitars, Knilling String Instruments, E.K. Blessing, & Sigma Guitars. The company is also the exclusive USA distributor of Dixon Drums & Hardware, Antigua, and P. Mauriat Brass and Woodwinds.  SLM also distributes over 250 brands of accessories to music stores across the USA.