I look at tyalors,gibsons,washburns,fenders,and takimine and this one was my personal choice but there were some i tried that are right up there side by side with it.
Model Year: 2004
Price: $1500.00 (new)
Where Obtained: guitar center
Handcrafted in nazareth Pennsylvania
soild wood top back sides made from indian rosewood sides/back with cedear front, gloss finsh front. ebony trim all the way around guitar/neck, mortise neck, and hybrid x bracing.
New fishman 2 electronics which are so diverse they have a mic inside the guitar sound hole so you can morph the two together or anything you want. Oh ya and a built in chromatic tuner on the fishman pickups.
side cutaway body
Great action but strings were a little heavy than im use to on it but the neck is so easy to play it didnt take long to get use to. It had no flaws when i got it but i have put pick scaches on pickgaurd now. This is buy far the best acustic no wait guitar ive ever played.
Can go from crystal highs to soild round bottom end. full warm tone. ive had it for 3 weeks and ive fingerpick and pick rock,jazz,country,classical,blues
all sound great on this guitar