Aria Guitars



Luthier James D’Aquisto was arguably the greatest archtop builder of all and the Solo model is one of the experimental designs representative of his final period.
This is a very popular style although the 17 inch body and cutaway is a slight departure from the original design.


Body: 17 inche width Full acoustic, with Flamed Maple binding
Top: Solid Stika Spruce, pressed arch
Back: Laminated Flamed Maple, pressed arch
Neck: Maple 1 piece
Fingerboard: Ebony with Ebony / Maple binding
Number of Frets: 22, #213
Scale Length: 25-1/2 inches
Bridge: Ebony, ¡ÈAcutone¡É height adjustable
Tailpiece: Ebony
Machineheads: Gotoh SG301 with Ebony Keys
Finish: Natural (N)