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The Sorensen SX mandolin

Sexy and streamlined, the Sorensen SX is a sleek modern tribute to two of my mandolin-building heroes, John Montleone and Johann Brentrup.  A true "player's hotrod", the SX delivers amazing tone and playability from the cutting edge of mandolin style.


  • Master-grade Sitka, Englemann or Red Spruce top with parallel tone bars

  • Curly Red Maple or Sugar Maple back, sides and neck

  • Ebony fingerboard, peghead overlays, and pickguard with 3D Sorensen binding

  • Stunning SX "Sound-burst" mother of pearl inlay with logo placed IN the 3D binding.

  • 12" radiused fingerboard with Gold EVO medium frets

  • Custom "Sorensen X-Style" tailpiece

  • Rubner deluxe tuners

  • Beautiful sunburst  enhanced by a hand-applied oil varnish and shellac French Polish finish

  • Custom Hoffee carbon fiber case

  Custom Sorensen SX builds start at -- $9700

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