The Academy Series by Taylor is a great instrument for those looking for the Taylor sound on a budget. The Academy 10 is packed with logical features that benefit the comfort of the player. It's a guitar that helps you grow as a player due to it's friendly playability and great tones.
The body has a Sitka Spruce top on it that is optimal for its broad frequency range, combined with the layered Sapele Mahogany back and sides that is a great tone wood on a budget. The Dreadnought body style is great for producing a large sound out of a solo acoustic guitar. This guitar also comes loaded with ES-B electronics that act as a pickup, preamp, and on board tuner. The amount this guitar offers for its price point is quite impressive. The scale length on the Academy 10 is 24-7/8" with a mahogany neck and ebony fretboard. The profile and satin finish on this neck is slim and comforting to a beginner player, and to a more experienced player it feels smooth and fast enough to unleash your capability.
All in all this is one of the best bang for your buck Acoustic guitars on the market. Packed with useful features and offering the playability of no other instrument at this price point.
Taylor Guitars have been around since 1974 and Bob Taylor has been there every step along the way. Taylor Guitars changed the entire Acoustic Guitar industry making them more playable, easier on the fingers and more and more tuneful. From incorporating modern manufacturing techniques that have allow for much easier repairs to developing great sounding but easy to use electronics systems, Taylor Guitars as always been THE player driven acoustic guitar manufacturer. The Music Gallery always has a wide selection of Taylor Guitars in stock. From the Academy Series up to the Presentation Series we try to have something from every level of the product line on hand. Ours are professionally inspected and set up so you know they are all playing great! Stop by the shop and experience Taylor Guitars at The Music Gallery!