Yamaha A-Series A1M Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar Tobacco Sunburst
Yamaha's A-Series A1M Cutaway Dreadnought Acoustic-Electric Guitar brings musicians versatile, natural tone and premium playability. The A1M features a solid Sitka spruce top and mahogany back and sides that provide lush, balanced sound across the tonal spectrum. The dreadnought cutaway body offers comfortable access to higher frets, while the rosewood bridge and fingerboard provide a smooth playing surface. The A1M, a performance-level acoustic-electric that looks, feels, and sounds stunning.
SRT Pickup System Delivers Dynamic, Articulate Tone
Yamaha's acclaimed SRT pickup system gives the A1M a clear, expressive plugged-in voice. The SRT2 pickup accurately captures the A1M's resonant acoustic tone and natural dynamics. Paired with Yamaha's System 66 preamp, the SRT2 offers volume control, a built-in tuner, 3-band EQ, and an innovative midrange frequency slider for tone shaping on the fly.
Scalloped Bracing Enhances Projection and Sustain
The A1M's scalloped bracing pattern allows the solid-wood top to vibrate freely, producing outstanding projection, depth, and sustain. Notes ring out with complex overtones and harmonics across the fretboard. The A1M's robust low end is balanced by a focused midrange and shimmering highs, resulting in an inspiring playing experience for singer-songwriters and acoustic rock performers alike.
Comfortable Neck Profile Promotes All-Night Playability
Yamaha designed the A1M's neck to feel familiar and played-in right out of the case. The slim, tapered profile features hand-rolled fingerboard edges for a smooth, comfortable feel that invites all-night playability. The 25.5" scale length and 1.692" nut width are ideal for intricate fingerpicking or strumming full open chords.
Road-Ready Construction for Demanding Performers
As part of Yamaha's performance-focused A-Series, the A1M is crafted for life on the road. Premium tonewoods and high-quality components are designed to handle the demanding schedules of working musicians. Rest assured the A1M will rise to any occasion, delivering the rich, resonant tone, premium playability, and rugged dependability that Yamaha is known for among acoustic artists worldwide.
- Body type: Dreadnought
- Cutaway: Single
- Top wood: Solid Sitka Spruce
- Back & sides: Mahogany
- Bracing pattern: Scalloped
- Body finish: Gloss
- Orientation: Right handed
- Neck shape: Info not available
- Nut width: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Neck wood: African Mahogany 3-ply
- Scale length: 25.6 in.
- Number of frets: 20
- Neck finish: Matte
- Pickup/preamp: Yes
- Brand: Yamaha
- Configuration: Sidemounted preamp
- Preamp EQ: 3-band
- Feedback filter: No
- Tuner: Yes
- Headstock overlay: Info not available
- Tuning machines: Die-cast chrome
- Bridge: Rosewood
- Saddle & nut: Urea
- Number of strings: 6-string
- Special features: Pickup System
- Case: Sold separately
- Accessories: Hex Wrench
- Country of origin: China