Aria Guitars



CENTURA was a 1990’s model that introduced some of D’Aquist o ‘s bold est ideas , such as the “ Acutone “ bridge and an original sound hole design . Centura was one of D’Aquist o ‘s later models, made at the height of his expertise and DQ-CR is a totally faithful reissue of the Centura.


Body: 17 inch width Full acoustic, with Flamed Maple binding
Top: Solid Sitka Spruce, pressed arch
Back: Laminated Flamed Maple, pressed arch
Sides: Laminated Flamed Maple
Neck: Maple 1 piece
Fingerboard: Ebony with Flamed Maple binding
Number of Frets: 22, #213
Scale Length: 648mm (25-1/2 inches)
Bridge: Ebony, Acutone height adjustable
Tailpiece: Ebony
Machineheads: Gotoh SG301 with Ebony Keys
Finish: Centura Red (CR)