May 25-26-27, 2017

Doors open:

European World of Bluegrass Festival

May 25 - 26 - 27, 2017 Voorthuizen, The Netherlands
"Maybe world peace
can start with a banjo intro."
- Liz Meyer

Instrument Sponsor


Boetzkes Snaarinstrumenten ( has also been a major sponsor of EWOB throughout the years and this year they donated a beautiful Rover RM-75 mandolin plus superior hard shell case CD-1520 to be sold to the highest bidder.

back and side material           solid flamed maple
binding                                       white ABS
body style                                F-model
bridge                                      polished Indian rosewood with adjustment wheels
fingerboard binding                white ABS
fingerboard inlay                    M-O-P dots
fingerboard                             Indian rosewood
finish                                        high-gloss sunburst
neck / body joint                   dovetail
neck                                         Maple
note                                         accepts loop-end strings only
number of frets clear           12
number of frets total            22
nut                                            bone
nut width                                1 1/8"
peghead inlay                         abalone logo script
peghead overlay                    black ABS
plating                                     chrome-plated / pattern engraved
scale length                             13 7/8"
soundhole shape                    traditional F-hole
tailpiece                                  1920s-style stamped brass / press-fit cover
top                                           solid spruce
top purfling                            multi-ply W-B-W top and back inlay
truss rod                                 traditional two-way adjustable
tuning machines                    economy 4-on-a-plate / pearloid buttons


closure / hardware type         multiple Latch / gold-plated
construction                              5-ply wood core
exterior                                      black tolex
extra                                           lockable latch
handle & straps                         leatherette-covered handle
interior                                        padded green plush
interior compartment              yes
shape (sizes)                               F-model

So, don’t miss the opportunity to check out the instrument during EWOB and leave a bid that may buy the instrument. If you are not able to make it to Voorthuizen you can also leave a bid by sending an email to

Current bid: Sold


European World of Bluegrass 2017