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J Wood Signature 4 Course Cittern

4 Course Cittern produced and researched from drawings supplied by The Early Music Shop. French model c. 1600. Back and neck made of maple. Soundboard made of pine. Four orders. Metal strings. String Length 452mm. Tuned e' e', d' d', g g g, a a. Other tunings possible. Supplied with semi-rigid padded case


String Length 452mm

Schedule and Tuning

 e´ 0.25 steel x 2

d´ 0.30 steel x 2

g 0.40 brass x 3

a 0.35 brass x 2

Alternative tunings

(e e, d d, g g g, a a)


(e e, d d, g g g, b b)