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Taylor GT Urban Ash Grand Theater Acoustic Guitar Natural

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Taylor has created a new category of acoustic guitar with the GT Grand Theater. It packs the tone of a full-size instrument into a more compact, inviting form. The result is a guitar that’s incredibly fun to play, with a distinctive sonic personality worthy of any pro player’s toolbox Body Shape The enormous popularity of the GS Mini ov...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$1,399.00
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Overview

Taylor has created a new category of acoustic guitar with the GT Grand Theater. It packs the tone of a full-size instrument into a more compact, inviting form. The result is a guitar that’s incredibly fun to play, with a distinctive sonic personality worthy of any pro player’s toolbox

Body Shape
The enormous popularity of the GS Mini over the last decade informed the design of the Grand Theater. Rather than pursuing a better GS Mini, Taylor master luthier Andy Powers designed a new guitar entirely: different body and neck dimensions, with new bracing, made with solid wood. It preserves the playing comfort of a smaller guitar while also producing a fuller-sounding voice. And its compact form makes it ultra-responsive to a light touch. Between the unique body dimensions, scale length, nut width and bracing, it introduces not just a new body style, but a new guitar category in both feel and sound.

Tonewoods
First introduced on Taylor’s Builder’s Edition 324ce, urban ash is a tonewood Taylor has embraced both for its sustainability and tone. Responsibly sourced from Shamel ash trees in need of removal from municipal areas in Southern California, its tonal properties rival those of high-quality Honduran mahogany, serving up a pleasing midrange warmth. 

Together with C-Class bracing and the compact dimensions of the body and neck, the spruce top is responsive to a light touch yet capable of impressive tonal output, offering players a dynamic and expressive musical palette to explore.

The Grand Theater gives Taylor a platform to introduce another fretboard wood, eucalyptus, that offers great potential alongside ebony. Its comparable weight and density are ideal for holding frets, and Taylor is able to source it responsibly either from plantation-grown trees or through its Urban Forestry initiative with West Coast Arborists, Inc., in Southern California. 

Internal Bracing
The Grand Theater Urban Ash acoustic guitar sports a unique Taylor bracing system called C-Class bracing. The “C” is for "cantilevered". This bracing architecture borrows some of the functional benefits of Taylor’s V-Class bracing, including more stability, yielding impressive volume, sustain and intonation that sonically helps the guitar punch above its weight and sing with clarity and balance across the tonal spectrum.

Specifications
Body
  • Body type: Taylor Grand Theater
  • Cutaway: No
  • Top wood: Solid Spruce
  • Back & sides: Solid Urban Ash
  • Bracing pattern: C-Class
  • Body finish: Thin Matte
  • Orientation: Right-handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: GT Neck Shape
  • Nut width: 1-23/32" (43.6 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Eucalyptus
  • Neck wood: Neo-Tropical Mahogany
  • Scale length: 24-1/8"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Matte
Other
  • Headstock overlay: Smoked Eucalyptus
  • Tuning machines: Taylor Nickel Tuners
  • Bridge: Smoked Eucalyptus
  • Saddle & nut: Micarta "Wave" Saddle; Tusq Black
  • Number of strings: 6
  • Special features: C-Class Bracing Pattern, 3-ring  Hawaiian Koa Rosette, Pinnacle Fingerboard Inlay Pattern, Faux tortoise pickguard, Urban Sienna Stain, Black Top purfling, smoked Eucalyptus Headplate
  • Case: Taylor AeroCase
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: United States
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