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GA4-L Ovangkol/Spruce Grand Auditorium Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar

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The look and tone of Taylor’s 2012 GA4-L Ovangkol/Spruce Grand Auditorium Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar rivals almost any other in the high-end guitar world. Yet Taylor’s ability to affordably source th... Read More

Overview

The look and tone of Taylor’s 2012 GA4-L Ovangkol/Spruce Grand Auditorium Left-Handed Acoustic Guitar rivals almost any other in the high-end guitar world. Yet Taylor’s ability to affordably source this beautiful, rosewood-like tonewood keeps it decidedly within reach.

Grand Auditorium (GA)
Taylor’s GA4 shape embodies the ultimate all-purpose acoustic. The mid-size grand auditorium arrived in 1994 bearing refined proportions that fell between a dreadnought and grand concert. The shape produces an original acoustic voice that was big enough to handle medium-strength picking and strumming, yet with impressive balance across the tonal spectrum, especially in the midrange, producing clear, well-defined notes that suited both strumming and fingerstyle playing. The GA’s overall presence tracks well with other instruments both in a studio mix and on stage, and singer-songwriters have embraced its utility both for composing and traveling with one guitar.

Ovangkol
Over a decade ago, Taylor introduced the guitar world to a sustainable tonewood known as ovangkol. An African relative of rosewood, it's a great sounding wood that shares many of rosewood's tonal properties, with a slightly fuller midrange and a top end that's not quite as bright as maple. Being lesser known than rosewood, ovangkol has been a sleeper hit over the years, asserting itself as an instant contender among unsuspecting players who test-drive a variety of Taylor models.

Features
  • Shape: Left-Handed Grand Auditorium
  • Back/side wood: ovangkol
  • Top wood: sitka spruce
  • Neck/heel: tropical mahogany
  • Electronics: none
  • Bracing: Forward Shifted Pattern with Relief Rout
  • Binding: cream
  • Fingerboard: ebony
  • Fingerboard inlay: dots
  • Headstock overlay: Indian rosewood
  • Bridge inlay: none
  • Bridge pins: ebony
  • Nut and saddle: Tusq
  • Tuners: Taylor Chrome
  • Truss rod cover: Indian rosewood
  • Back/side finish: satin
  • Top finish: gloss
  • Neck finish: satin
  • Pickguard: none
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