Viola De Arame from Madeira Island mod. VTR ARA



Top – Solid Spruce
Backs and sides – Walnut
Neck – Mahogany
Fingerboard – African Blackwood
Strings type – steel
European model instrument, certified wood FCS and CITES

Made in Portugal

This is a guitar from an exotic Old-World that has a style you can’t find just anywhere!

A real eye catcher with its body binding, inlays and golden tuners !!

LEAD-TIME: Hand-Manufactured to order, please allow 15-30 working days to dispatch.


The Viola de arame is a stringed musical instrument from the Portuguese island of Madeira. It has 9 strings in 5 courses. The strings are made of steel.

It is tuned G3 G2, D3 D2, G3 G3, B3, D3 D3.

The two lowest courses are tuned in octaves. The three higher ones are tuned in unison. However, the 2nd highest course is a single string instead of a pair like the rest.

Additional information

Weight 3,5000 kg