Users' questions

Is Takamine a good acoustic guitar?

Is Takamine a good acoustic guitar?

When you need the intimacy of an acoustic sound, but at a volume for medium to large audiences, turn to Takamine. While all of the options above are excellent guitars, we recommend the Takamine EF341SC as an excellent mid-range option, or the Takamine GD-30CE if you’re looking for the best budget option.

Is Takamine G Series solid wood?

Every new Takamine G Series bass is built with a solid spruce top, a 21-fret neck with a 16″ fingerboard radius, and superior-sounding Takamine TK-40B electronics with on-board tuning.

What model Takamine guitar does Garth Brooks play?

GB7C Garth Brooks
The GB7C Garth Brooks signature model was designed as a collaboration between Takamine R&D and country legend Garth Brooks. This model matches a solid cedar top, finished in a silky smooth natural satin finish, to a solid rosewood back and features a unique soundhole that mirrors the shape of the guitar.

How much is a Takamine G Series worth?

Pricing for new Takamine G Series guitars ranges from $259.99 to $859.99 (MSRP).

What guitars does Ed Sheeran use?

Three of the most popular guitars that Sheeran uses are the Martin Ed Sheeran Divide, Martin LX1E, and the Fender Stratocaster. With the Martin Ed Sheeran Divide, he’s able to capture a somber and sweet tone to his songs.

Are Takamine guitars easy to play?

Answer: I would recommend something from the Takamine G Series. They are reliable and easy to play guitars that offer excellent value for money. They’re great for beginners in my experience.

What are Takamine guitars known for?

Takamine is known for its steel-string acoustic guitars. The company was founded in May 1962; in 1978 they were one of the first companies to introduce acoustic-electric models, where they pioneered the design of the preamplifier-equalizer component. The name comes from Mount Takamine located in Nakatsugawa.

Are Takamine guitars made in China any good?

All Takamine’s are designed in Japan by Takamine. The G series models (this guitar) are built in China or Korea. (Takamine builds all pro series models in Japan.) Great sounding guitar and plays very good.

What is Garth Brooks favorite guitar?

Garth Brooks’ acoustic guitar is none other than his signature takamine. The GB7C Garth Brooks Signature Model is collaboration between Brooks and Takamine. The GB7C features a solid cedar top, and solid rosewood back and sides.

Are Jasmine guitars made by Takamine?

Jasmine Guitars (the brand) are currently owned by KMC Music Company out of Bloomfield Connecticut (since about 2005). When a service rep wrote back from Takamine Guitar company, there was a connection 10 years ago, but Takamine (Japan) sold the Jasmine brand to KMC as noted above.

Does Ed Sheeran use a 3/4 guitar?

In summary, Ed Sheeran uses 3/4 size guitars, most notably the Martin LX1 series, with which he has a variety of signature models including the new Martin Ed Sheeran Divide Signature Edition Guitar.

Are Sheeran guitars any good?

Sheeran’s signature Martin guitars are already extremely successful, albeit aimed more at beginners than this new range, and the singer-songwriter does seem to have the Midas touch.

Where can I buy a Takamine electric guitar?

Ordered the Takamine eg341c acoustic electric guitar from brook mays, and it arrived super quick and double boxed in excellent condition. There are varying descriptions of this guitar on the internet. Type in eg341c into a search engine and you’ll get pictures of all sorts of takamine guitars.

What do I Hate About the Takamine eg320c?

What I hate about EG320C are the small frets, weak sound compared to solid tops, the fact that it doesn’t have a strap button at neck joint, and the weight (is heavy like an electric guitar). When I bought it, I compared it to a Fender CD-100CE.

Where is the amplification on a Takamine eg531sc?

Amplification is entrusted to the TK40 preamp, which is installed on the shoulder of the body. Sapele is a wood of African origin and is sometimes mistaken for African mahogany. This time it is used for the back and side panels of the body and it`s paired with spruce sound board on top.

What kind of wood is a Takamine dreadnought made of?

The SC also comes with Takamine`s signature quality of build and tone. This dreadnought is a single-cut steel-stringer with acoustic-electric construction. Amplification is entrusted to the TK40 preamp, which is installed on the shoulder of the body. Sapele is a wood of African origin and is sometimes mistaken for African mahogany.