Custom made KoTaMo Berge Sahakian, Final Payment

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Custom made KoTaMo as per quote Q112BS, size approx. 60" x 15" :             $3,150.00

  • curved long sides
  • decks from Sitka Spruce pine grade AA, frame from Makore, bridges Makore/Jatoba, saddles Jatoba
  • a pair of short (14") + a pair of long bend legs (36") from Ash
  • simple round sound holes
  • 15 Koto strings w/ bridges for 2 scales from D2/A2 to D4/A4 
    in D:     D - Eb - F# - G - A - Bb - C#
    in A:     A - Bb - C# - D - E - F - Ab
  • Tanpura with bridge and 4 strings: 1xD2/A2, 2xD3/A3, 1xA2/E3
  • 36 Monochord strings (24x D3/A3 + 12x bass D2/A2)
  • overtone markers to both sides on the monochord deck
  • big replacement string set for monochord, tanpura & koto (as in quote)   + $180.00
  • Gold hot foil branded custom design left on both long sides                     + $175.00
  • UPDATE/CHANGE according to email from Dec 12, 2018: 
  • Minus: 1 pair of long legs from Ash (36")
  • Plus: One high straight stand (model A), 36" high, from Ash, with caster     + $325.00
  • net weight KoTaMo + 1 (former: 2 pair of legs) pair of short legs & one collapsed straight high stand , approx. 35-40lbs (former: 25-30 lbs) lbs       --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------    Total                                                           $3,830.00  (former: $3,505.00)

In case you will not pick up the instrument (in combination with a KoTaMo class) at Heaven of Sound in Sagle, North Idaho, shipping + crating costs will be invoiced when instrument is finished. The estimated shipping and crating cost to Encino, CA are about $450.00 (former: $375 to $400).

Start of construction: first half of August, building time: 5-6 weeks

  • 60% ($2,103.00 up front to place your order to cover the materials for the instrument. This payment locks-in your spot at the beginning of August on the waiting list and is nonrefundable 
  • The balance of $1,727.00 (former: $1,402.00) will be due and payable when the KoTaMo is completed plus:
    • Shipping and crating fees if you decide to have your instrument shipped to your place  of approx. $425 (former: $375 - $400)  OR 
    • 6% Idaho sales tax of $229.80 (former: $210.30) if you decide to pick your instrument up at our store in Idaho.




Chart Recommended Accessories
Accessories to play your Tibetan singing bowl or Burma gong (s=strike, r=rub):
Bowl/Gong
weight
Mallet
tiny
Mallet
soft
Mallet
medium
Mallet
hard
Mallet
giant blue
Stick
XS / S
Stick
M / L
Stick
XL / XXL
50-400g --- --- --- --- --- s & r --- ---
400-800g s --- --- --- --- r r ---
800-1200g --- --- --- s --- --- r ---
1000-2400g --- --- s --- --- --- r r
2000-3000g --- s --- --- --- --- --- r
> 3000g --- --- --- --- s --- --- ---

 

Accessories to place your Tibetan singing bowls:
Bowl diameter Embroidered pad Silk pad Ring cushion Felt cushion Silk cushion square Silk cushion round
< 12cm 11cm --- --- 12cm 12x12cm ---
12-20cm 17cm 16cm 14cm 15cm 15x15cm ---
20-23cm 17cm 16cm 16cm 20cm 18x18cm ---
23-28cm 22cm --- 20cm 20cm 22x22cm ---
28-33cm 22/30cm --- 30cm 25cm 22x22/27x27cm ---
33-41cm 30cm --- 30cm 30cm 27x27cm ---
> 41cm 40cm --- 40cm 40cm --- ---

 

Accessory to hang a Burma gong: Accessory for cleaning + preserving a bowl/gong:
Gong diameter <= 55cm
<= 22inch
56-65cm
22-26inch
66-85cm
26-34inch

Cleaning & Preservation Oil
30ml / 1 fl oz

Gong stand size M L XL