Spanish Laud, APC
Spanish Laud, APC
Spanish Laud, APC

The Spanish laud is a member of the cittern family of instruments, and is similar to the Spanish bandurria. Both of these instruments are used in rondallas--which are fretted string orchestras which often also include guitars and mandolins. With 12 strings in 6 courses, the most common tuning for the Spanish Laud is:

1st: A4 A4
2nd: E4 E4
3rd: B3 B3
4th: F#3 F#3
5th: C#3 C#3
6th: G#2 G#2

  • Top: Solid Spruce
  • Back and sides: Solid Rosewood
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: African Blackwood
  • Made by APC Musical Instruments in Portugal

Comes with very nice soft case.

Spanish Laud, APC