On this page we’d like to introduce some of the beautiful woods we use in our instruments and other items. We’ll be building this page and adding samples of these woods, as well as some history regarding where and how we obtained them. We’ve collected and worked with many beautiful woods for decades now- that makes me feel old!- and love to share stories about them when local folks come by to look and visit. Feel free to explore these woods and enjoy them with us as I add them.
- Black Bog Oak
Black Bog Oak Exclusive to Brooks Hill Music, this wood has been Carbon Dated to be nearly 2,000 years old. The River Picture shows the Original Log, Salvaged with the help of two Good Friends. Very Limited Quantity! We now have Video of the great ‘Voice’ of this wood in a 17/16 … Continue reading
- Other Woods We Love to Build With…
I’m planning to share about our beautiful wood choices here as we add more. For now, samples of our Favorites are: 1. Black Bog Oak. (Exclusive to Brooks Hill Music, Carbon Dated to be nearly 2,000 years old.) 2. Red Gum-Mississippi Mahogany. (Our Best Selling Wood!) 3. Magnolia. (Exclusive to us for Hammered … Continue reading