Gitane D-500 Professional

Brand: Gitane
Stock Id: GITANE-D-500

Gitane D-500 Professional

Brand: Gitane
Stock Id: GITANE-D-500
Fans of Gypsy-Jazz guitar as well as guitar aficionados of every stripe will applaud Saga’s re-introduction of the classic Selmer-Maccaferri style jazz guitar…the NEW Gitane D-500! All measurements and characteristic features of this guitar were faithfully recreated to make this the highest quality and affordable guitar of this kind on the market today!


  • Back & Sides Wood: Tonewood
  • Neck: Solid Mahogany
  • Style: Professional Gypsy Jazz Guitar with Large “D” Shaped Hole
  • Top Wood: Solid Sitka Spruce

Grande Bouche Gypsy Jazz Guitars

Back and Side Material Tonewood
Back Inlay None
Binding Ebony
Body Shape Horizontal Cutaway
Brace Material Spruce
Bridge Material Movable Mustache-style
& Peghead Binding
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Fingerboard Position Inlays M-O-P Round Dots
Finish Vintage-toned High Gloss
Headstock Style Traditional Slotted
Neck Material Solid Mahogany
Number of Frets Clear 12
Number of Frets Total 24
Nut Material Zero-fret / Bone String Guide
Nut Width 1 7/8 in.
Other Options Left Handed Models – Special Order
Peghead Overlay Tonewood
Recommended Strings Parisian by Gitane® Manouche Strings – Medium Gauge
Saddle Dyed Tonewood
Scale Length 25 1/4 in.
Side Inlay Multi-ply Ebony / Maple
Soundhole Rosette Traditional Multi-Ply Wood
Soundhole Shape Grand Bouche
Top Solid Sitka Spruce
Top Bracing Pattern Traditional Fan Bracing
Top Purfling Multi-ply Ebony / Maple
Tuning Machines Standard Gold-plated / Accurate 14:1 Gear Ratio / White ABS Buttons

Due to ongoing product development efforts, specifications are subject to change without notice.