Larrivée Guitars and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd are pleased to announce that a limited run of Larriveé East Indian Laurel acoustic guitars are now available in the UK.

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East Indian Laurel (Terminalla elliptica) is a spectacular and often overlooked species of tonewood. It has the look and feel to that of East Indian Rosewood and American and English Walnut. Known for its exceptional tap tone quality, Laurel offers up rich overtones and brilliant highs that produce an overall lively and vibrant presence. It's sound is often compared to that of Brazilian Rosewood.

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Photo above: Larrivée L-03LA East Indian Laurel Limited Edition (click for hi-res version)

Complimenting the select East Indian Laurel back & sides is a unique Laurel leaf headstock inlay design by Wendy Larrivée. Each is hand inlaid consisting of 15 individually cut pieces, creating an all-new and pertinent inlay for this limited run.

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Photo above: Unique Larrivée East Indian Laurel Limited Edition headstock inlay (click for hi-res version)

The Larrivée -03 East Indian Laurel limited edition guitars are available in OM, Dreadnought (D), Larrivée (L) and Parlour (P) body shapes.

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Photo above: Spectacular Limited Edition East Indian Laurel back and sides (click for hi-res version)

Pricing and Availability

  • Larrivée OM-03LA - £1499 RRP inc VAT
  • Larrivée D-03LA - £1499 RRP inc VAT
  • Larrivée L-03LA - £1499 RRP inc VAT
  • Larrivée P-03LA - £1299 RRP inc VAT

Larrivée Guitars are distributed in the UK & ROI by Sound Technology Ltd. For more information please call 01462 480000 or visit