GPCPA1 Performing Artist Series Acoustic Guitar Natural
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The GPCPA1 Madagascar Rosewood model is a beautiful instrument that ensures that legendary Martin tone reaches your audience in the highest style. With solid Madagascar rosewood back and sides and an ... Read More
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The GPCPA1 Madagascar Rosewood model is a beautiful instrument that ensures that legendary Martin tone reaches your audience in the highest style. With solid Madagascar rosewood back and sides and an Adirondack spruce top, this instrument integrates state-of-the-art Fishman F1 Aura+ electronics along with striking aesthetic features, player comfort and enhanced bass.
Fishman F1 Aura Plus Features the stunning realism of award-winning Aura Acoustic Imaging technology in a distinctive and easy to use onboard preamp system. The heart of this onboard intelligence is its ability to replicate the sound of nine different world-class studio microphones. Delivered in an intuitive menu driven interface that is very versatile with controls placed in perfect position for total ease of operation while performing. Controlled with two low profile control buttons and a single large, bright LED display. Placed in perfect position for total ease of operation while performing.
NEW! Enhanced "Easy Mode" Simplifies Operation F1 Aura+ offers a simplified set of user controls called Easy Mode. This mode allows you to quickly get a feel for the tonal possibilities of F1 Aura+ while providing quick access to the most important features you’ll need every day.
Simply press the Tone control to step through 3 custom-blended Aura Image presets as well as audition the uneffected, Gold Plus pickup sound. The one-knob Tone control blends between a natural, undersaddle sound with no EQ (flat) on up to a “scooped” tone with emphasized treble & bass and reduced midrange.
Same great performance and power! For the real tone-tweakers, Fishman has retained the original Performance Mode as well, giving you full access to F1 Aura’s powerful 3-band EQs, compressor and automatic anti-feedback.
Grand Performance size
Solid Adirondack spruce top
Solid Madagascar rosewood back and sides
Standard ''X'' scalloped top bracing
Solid black ebony fingerboard
Fishman F1 Aura+ features:
Three Image presets offer choice, pre-blended Images at the push of a button as well as a dry pickup setting
“Mid-scoop” Tone control ranges from flat to emphasized treble & bass and reduced midrange
Pickup/Image Blend Control
Independent 3-band EQ for both Gold Plus pickup and Aura Image signals
Automatic anti-feedback filter with up to 3 notches
Model: GPCPA1 Madagascar Rosewood
Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint
Body Size: Grand Performance 14 Fret Cutaway
Top: Solid Adirondack Spruce
Rosette: Style 45
Top Bracing Pattern: Standard ''X'' Scalloped (Golden Era Style), Forward Shifted
Top Braces: Solid Adirondack Spruce 5/16''
Back Material: Solid Madagascar Rosewood
Back Purfling: Style 45 - Golden Era
Side Material: Solid Madagascar Rosewood
Binding: Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Style: Style 41
Back Inlay: Black/Maple Fiber
Neck Material: Select Hardwood
Neck Shape: Performing Artist Profile
Nut Material: Bone
Headstock: Solid/Long Diamond/Square Taper
Headplate: Solid Madagascar Rosewood
Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony
Scale Length: 25.4''
Number of Frets Clear: 14
Number of Frets Total: 20
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-3/4''
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8''
Fingerboard Position Inlays: Alternative Torch inspired inlays
Fingerboard Binding: Grained Ivoroid
Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss
Finish Top: Polished Gloss
Finish Neck: Polished Gloss
Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony
Bridge Style: Performing Artist Belly
Bridge String Spacing: 2-3/16''
Saddle: 16'' Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
Tuning Machines: Gold Enclosed w/ Large Buttons
Recommended Strings: Martin Studio Performance Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)