Michael Horner may be one of the most elusive luthiers in today's boutique guitar scene. Try to find out anything about him and your internet search will come up pretty blank. But those who have owned and played Shanti Guitars recognize that he is one of the best builders on the planet. This 00 is a prime example of his work. Take your best Martin rosewood 00, add a touch of James Goodall , and a healthy scoop of Santa Cruz and you've got this Shanti. Full, rich, intimate, percussive, delicate, refined ~ all the good stuff packed into a super comfortable deep body 00. Prepare to have your musical world shaken.