Bouzouki

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8-string bouzouki from Alexis Rotskos’ workshop in Thessaloniki.

The instrument was built in 1998.
The body is made of rosewood, the lid is layered spruce.
The finger board is made of ebony with mother of pearl inlay.

The first recording of a bouzouki in Greece was from Jorgos Manetas in 1931/32 with the song “Ta dustixa tou manga”.