Indian small leaf sandalwood is the finest wood used to make erhus. And with this magnificent wood the maker will use a magnificent piece of snakeskin as well. The result will be an erhu that is rich, creamy and clear, even at the high registers.
If you are looking for the ultimate erhu it has to be one made from Indian small leaf sandalwood.
All our erhus come with CITES certificate to certify the snakeskin is from legitimate sources.
YKM, or Yu Kaiming, is a renowned maker that was once commissioned by Xi Jinping to make an erhu for the German Chancellor. Click here to read more about YKM.