This smaller bodied electro acoustic guitar is well suited for many playing styles, including fingerstyle. With a cutaway for easier access to upper frets, the Taylor 412CE Electro Acoustic Guitar is ideal for practise as well as performance use.
The combination of Sitka Spruce and Ovangkol in this guitar provides a rich yet balanced tonal palette, especially thanks to the punch and precision which spruce brings to a guitar. Partnered with a mahogany neck and ebony fingerboard, the choice of tonewoods on the Taylor 412CE Electro Acoustic Guitar work well together to create a well balanced and impressive tone.
The choice of a grand concert body shape is an interesting one, the smaller shape being something of a talking point. The scaled down body on the Taylor 412CE Electro Acoustic Guitar is also more comfortable when playing has to be prolonged over a period of time; Fingerstyle guitarists in general prefer the smaller body shape while they are also suited to live performance where standing is necessary. Grand Concert body guitars are also known for the more focused tone they produce while being well balanced and exceptionally clear.
Taylor provides the electronics in the Expression System pickup and preamp. Great, natural tone is captured and amplified through the simple controls and lets you plug in and play with just the right the controls you need to get going. The inclusion of a preamp and pickup on the Taylor 412CE Electro Acoustic Guitar provides many opportunities for live use, great for anyone looking to start, or continue, performing. Additionally, a Taylor Hardshell case is included for easy and safe transportation.
Manufacturer Taylor Model 412CE Grand Concert Electro Acoustic Guitar Top Material Sitka Spruce Back & Side Material Ovangkol Neck Material Tropical American Mahogany Fingerboard Material Ebony Body Shape Grand Concert Cutaway Colour Natural Pickups Taylor Expression System Guitar Size Full Number of Strings 6 Included Accessories Taylor Hardcase Tuners Chrome-plated Taylor Tuners Nut & Saddle Tusq Bridge Ebony Rosette Plastic Pickguard Tortoise Bracing Standard II (Forward Shifted Pattern) Binding White Finish Satin
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