Almost romantic in sound, the warm, rich tone of acoustic classical & nylon guitars has been used to create popular music for centuries. Featured even today on a number of tracks around the world, these Spanish-inspired guitars are as beautiful as the music they help create.
Distinguishing itself from an acoustic guitar with its unique soundboard that amplifies the plucking sound of the nylon strings, classical guitars have been refined in look and sound for generations. Each guitar here reflects the unique traits and experiences of the master craftsman that influenced them, allowing every guitar to have its own special sound and style.
As with all guitars, the wood used to construct it is extremely important to the overall tone and durability of the instrument. Striking a balance between the two is crucial, as you don’t want to sacrifice too much of one to achieve the other. Crafted mainly of spruce, cedar, and mahogany, there are also a variety of other options available allowing you to find the exact sound you are looking for. As well, the more you play your guitar, the fuller it will sound, so in essence, it grows as you do.
With a variety of options for beginners and experts alike, these guitars allow you to develop and mature your sound as your technical skills progress. For those just starting out, the Lucero LC100 Classical Guitar is a fantastic choice. Durably construction of rosewood, mahogany and laminated spruce, novice players can learn the basics easily on this trusty guitar. For more advanced play, consider the Cordoba Solista CD/IN Acoustic Nylon String Classical Guitar or the Manuel Rodriguez FC Cedar Classical Guitar. Made of the highest quality materials, these guitars offer unparalleled precision and tone, bringing your music to life like no other. With so many guitars available, in the end the choice you make will purely come down to preference.
Plucked or strummed, these guitars have a special place in music. Whether you play casually, are studying the craft or are a renowned professional, acoustic classical & nylon guitars will help you define your iconic sound.