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Taylor A12eN Academy Series Grand Concert Classical Acoustic-Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag), New

One of the best-sounding in its price range, the Academy Series A12eN classical brings legendary Taylor tone and comfort to a nylon-string acoustic-electric. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Taylor A12eN Academy Series GC
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Features: What it does for you:
Lutz spruce top Robust tone, good for heavy strummers
Layered sapele back and sides Punchy tone with pronounced midrange
ES-B pickup Taylor acoustic pickup with tuner
Tusq nut and saddle Man-made ivory; enhances sonic character & detail

Taylor A12eN Academy Series GC Classical

This acoustic/electric nylon-string Grand Concert from Taylor's Academy Series may be the best nylon-string guitar you'll find for the money. The underlying design goal of the series is to make the acoustic guitar accessible to more players by bringing Taylor's legendary playability and tone into an affordable price range. One of the benefits of a nylon-string guitar is that the light string tension is easy on the fingertips. Another inviting feature is a built-in armrest to enhance the playing comfort.

Tonally, the wood pairing of layered sapele back and sides with a solid Lutz spruce top, together with the body's internal bracing, project a warm, mellow nylon voice with crisp percussive appeal that suits a variety of musical styles and responds well to both fingerpicking and flatpicking. The onboard ES-B pickup includes a convenient digital tuner with an LED display for tuning and low battery indication. Whether you're a steel-string player looking to add an affordable nylon-string to your acoustic toolbox or crave a great-sounding acoustic guitar that's easy on the hands and the wallet, the A12-N is an option well worth exploring.

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- Scale Length: 25-1/2"
- Nut & Saddle: Tusq
- Bracing: Academy Series
- Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
- Pickguard: None
- Number of Frets: 17
- Tuners: Nylon Nickel w/Pearloid Buttons
- Case: Gig Bag
- Brand of Strings: Pro Arte Carbon Hard Tension
- Body Length: None
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 11 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 8 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): A12e-N
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-943-6782
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Overall: Man no reviews on this? That's crazy. So I just tried this out at a local music store and let me say this is a very comfortable playing guitar. The neck is somewhere between a standard classical and a steel string neck so very easy to get your hand around. I can see this guitar serving many purposes from a beginner just looking for something that doesn't hurt their finger tips to someone who loves the sound of nylon strings (that's me) but wants to be able to easily fret everything. I will get mine in a couple of days. Been doing business with zZounds for years and never had a bad experience. Also it's a Taylor and at 699$ it won't break the bank.
Style of Music: Country, Blues, and just about anything except for heavy metal
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Overall: I just received my Gutiar last night. I was blown away. The way that this instrument projects and the overall tone is amazing. The was that it fits you is great, you can actually feel the guitar reverberate almost like it is alive.
Style of Music: Country, bluegrass, Christian
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