We're proud to be a leading UK Martin Guitars Dealer. Dave Mann Music are classed as a Martin Guitars 'Heritage Centre', meaning we're the highest level of Martin Guitars Dealer available. We have over 50 of these guitars in stock at any one time. We also extremely proud to be appointed as a Westside custom centre. This means that we can stock exclusive custom shop guitars made specially for the UK, custom order instruments through Martin's bespoke custom shop service.
Walter Mann has excellent relations with staff at Martin guitars, including Chris Martin IV, Dick Boak, Amani Duncan and Diane Ponzio. We also extremely well acquainted with Westside Distribution who represent Martin guitars in the UK.
Every guitar we have is personally selected by Walter Mann, so as you are guaranteed an excellent example of each instrument. From X series to Authentics, we will be extremely pleased to help you with finding the right Martin guitar for you.
Martin's 00016GT is a fantastic value solid wood Martin Guitar. Made in the legendary Nazareth factory, from Sitka Spruce and Indian Rosewood, it has a sweet, rich tone, with all the sparkle and clarity you'd expect from a smaller bodied Martin Guitar. Comfortable to sit with, due to its 000 body... More »
This guitar is one of a limited run of Martin Custom Shop instruments made for 2012. This guitar incoroporates many features of a which are only available on a Custom Shop guitar, such as Hide Glue construction and a 'Thin Finish' first seen on this guitar. Based on the venerable D28, the CS 28... More »
The Martin D16 RGT is an amazing value guitar. Made from all solid spruce and rosewood, it has the classic Martin dreadnought tone, powerful bass and a rich sweet midrange. It's got a comfortable mahogany neck, set up with easy playing action. It also includes a Martin hardshell case.
Martin Guitars have upgraded the D18 to this stunning 2012 spec example. Featuring vintage style Scalloped Top braces, for a richer and more powerful tone, it's much louder and fuller than it's predecessor. It's easier to play too, with Martin's new 'Performing Artist' slim profile neck. The... More »
Martin's D18 Short Scale, or D18 SS for short, is one of the latest additions to the Special Editions line from Martin Guitars. Starting with vintage D18 style construction, scalloped braces and aged top finish, it has the shorter scale of the 000 models. This shorter 24.9" scale length gives the... More »
Martin's D28 is the classic Dreadnought guitar from Martin. Orginally designed in the late 1930's, it's gone on to inspire virtually every other square shouldered dreadnought. Made in the classic Martin wood combination of Rosewood and Spruce, it's got the powerful, rich tone that Martin guitars... More »
Martin Guitars' Custom Shop is one of the most revered guitar building workshops on the planet. Using the premium timbers available to Martin Guitars, and built by their most experienced luthiers, a Custom Shop instrument is the best the worlds oldest guitarmaker has to offer. For this example... More »
Born out of a wood shortage in the late 1960's, the Martin D35 is a great dreadnought from Martin Guitars.
Offering a in indulgent upgrade from the already stellar Martin D35, this 'MP" version has a premium Madagascar Rosewood back and sides. Madagascar Rosewood is chosen for its likeness to the unavailable Brazilian, a dense timber with intense grain figure and stunning tonal qualities. At around... More »
Martin Guitars are proud of their Perfoming Artist Series, this is a great example from it. In the new 'Grand Perfomer' body shape, designed to be a 'swiss army knife' of shapes, it's got the Fishman F1 Aura Pickup. This latest technology from Fishman offers the voice of different microphones,... More »
The Martin GPCPA4 is a fantastic guitar from their Perfoming Artist Series. Featuring solid tonewood construction, Sikta Spruce and Honduran Mahogany, it has a fantastic sound which Martin Guitars are known for. It's got Fishmans' new F1 Aura Pickup system, featuring vintage and studio mic... More »
Martin Guitars latest addition to their "Performing Artist" Series. Using X Series construction, with HPL Koa Back and Sides and a Solid Spruce top, it's got a great acoustic sound, now amplified by the F1 Aura pickup. It's in the new Grand Performance body shape, with an slim neck in... More »
Martin's HD28 is one of the most popular Martin Guitars at Dave Mann Music. Starting with the classic D28, Martin's skilled luthiers 'Scallop' the top braces, a process where select brace material is carved away to leave a highly responsive top. If you play with a lighter touch or prefer lighter... More »
This Martin HD28 MP represents a new slant on the classic Martin dreadnought. The HD28 MP upgrades the back and sides to Premium Madagascar Rosewood. Madagascar Rosewood is the premium species of Rosewood offered by Martin Guitars, prized for its deep rich voice and crisp tonal clarity. It's... More »
A brand new model from Martin Guitars, the HD28E Retro. Featuring a stunning new Fishman pickup, which has vintage microphone modelling technology, it sounds as good amplified as acoustic. With top drawer Stika Spruce and Indian Rosewood used for the construction, with forward shifted, scalloped... More »
The Martin HD 28 V is an excllent, affordable vintage recreation from Martin guitars. This Custom Shop version is tweaked to appeal to the modern player, by the addition of a low profile neck, instead of the 'Modfied V' found on the standard model. This makes the neck feel a little slicker and... More »
Taking the D35, Martin have added their signature treatment of Scalloped Top bracing and Herringbone binding. The HD35 has 1/4" width, Scalloped braces, which make the HD35 one of the most responsive guitars in the Martin range. This lightweight bracing pattern allows the guitar to really sing,... More »
A good quality 12 String is a fantastic part of a serious guitar collection. Adding great richness of tone and a huge, full sound it's an essential recording or accompaniment tool. This guitar has Martin's Jumbo body size, offering a balanced sound, with the projection of Dreadnought. It has all... More »
The Martin J40 is an amazing all round guitar. It's Jumbo body shape gives the powerful tone of a Dreadnought, but with the balanced sound of an OM shaped Martin. It's built with the classic timber combination of Rosewood and Sitka spruce, and constructed with a dovetail neck joint,... More »
Built in the Martin Guitars Custom Shop, this O15M is a revival of one of Martin's smallest shapes, not seen on production guitars. Offering a tight bass, and a sweet midrange with sparkling high end, it's a superb fingerpicking and songwriting guitar. It's easy to handle, it's small body made... More »
This Martin OM15M is made in the prestigious Martin Custom Shop from prized Solid Honduran Mahogany. This wood lends a sweet, rich tone and looks fantastic in deep chocolate brown hues. It's set up to perfection and plays even better than it looks, with understated classic style.
Martin have recently updated their classic OM21. This new 2012 spec model has a Black Ebony fingerboard and bridge, which replaces rosewood, scalloped top braces and vintge style open gear tuners. These vintage inspired modifications give the OM21 a great voice, with a clear, powerful tone, with... More »
The Martin OM42 is a recognised flagship of OM style guitars. Made using the finest woods available to Martin, it's also beautifully hand inlaid with natural Abalone Paua Shell. The OM body shape is a classic, fitted with a comfortable C shape neck and a 1 3/4" width nut it's ideal for... More »
Made in a collaboration between fingerstyle legend John Renbourn and Martin Guitars, this has to be one of the best OM style guitars we've ever seen from Martin. Designed in the Martin Custom Shop, with guidance from John Renbourn and Martin's VP Dick Boak, it couldn't have a more noble... More »