Wood Type: Walnut or Black Walnut
Regional Source: Eastern United States
Long regarded as America's premium hardwood, Walnut is known for its durability and strength.
Walnut has pale brown to a dark brown coloration with darker brown to blackish streaks. Its figuring is very appealing.
For instruments, Walnut generates a tone that is very warm and full sounding. It is an ideal instrument if you want it to "round out" your ensemble.