Master Qiu is one of the most famous Pipa maker in Beijing. His excellent sounding Pipas have garnered a huge following of amateur and professional musicians in China.
This model is made of premium undyed Rosewood. Undyed premium Rosewood has better grains and density hence produces a better tone than TBPP25.
The headstock is a beautiful bone carving of a flower. The color and grains of the wood are gorgeous.
It sounds bright, sweet and resonant. It is very responsive to touch and thus is very easy to play.