"The Minstrel guitar that I saw had Wild Cherry backs, sides and top. The top may have been solid wood, but the other parts were probably laminate. That guitar was not very impressive and needed a fair amount of work. More than the…"
"Until this point, I never truly knew...it's like growing up wondering if you were the only child who was ever adopted..and finding out at 42 that there a plenty like you.
So, the full story of my Menestrel:
I had my Harmony Rocket -my first…"
"While I agree that Menestrel may be French for Minstrel, which it is...there is no "A" in the labeling of this guitar.
Another pic from my guitar, removing any ambiguity:
Also, yes, I used to say that my Seagull was only truly…"
"I apologize in advance for the sexist nature of the following comment - although I think it hilarious as well:
"The Menestrel is the guitar for women..."
Now, a question - can you identify the top wood? It almost looks as if…"
"I had posted about Minstrel guitars that was the original LaSiDo product. Looks like this is the "missing link" between the original Minstrel and the Seagull S6. I'm not sure why they spelled it Menestrel, maybe it means…"
Terry welcome to the AG forums. My buddy Jud usually catches other new Gull members and invites them to our Seagull forums. Hop on over an join - we've a lively bunch and it's a pretty active forum. ;-) BTW - I've never seen one of those Menestral guitars. Could you post a pic?