All strung up. The top is a satin finish with a golpeador, also low gloss.
Cypress back and sides, spruce top. 700 mm scale. Tuned a fourth below normal.
Nico Audy-Rowland is a composer and musician in the Seattle area.
Here is some stuff you can check out. https://www.youtube.com/c/TrocaderoNet/videos
Here is a sound sample… Forgive the luthier playing. Note the sustain near the end of the piece.