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Old 11-11-2013, 01:32 PM   #201
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i plan on getting my first classical guitar soon (since my current one is a POS)

what are some good entry-level classical guitars? (preferably cutaway, but not required)
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Old 11-21-2013, 10:27 PM   #202
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Thanks to this thread I've found a guitar which might very likely be my next guitar.

http://www.alvarezguitars.com/instrument/ad30ce

I've only heard one sample of its sounds in a Youtube video, and it sounded pretty good. It ticks nearly all the boxes;
- Not too expensive
- Electro acoustic
- Built in tuner
- Dreadnought Cutaway
- Good wood materials
- Nice looking in general.
- ****ING FRET INLAYS. My god why aren't they on all guitars -_-

From this thread it seems Alvarez are a good choice. I am yet to actually play and hear/feel it for myself though which seems to be the most important part of picking.

Any thoughts?
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Old 11-22-2013, 08:18 AM   #203
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Hi, I want to buy a electronic acoustic guitar, my main focus is to learn fingerstyle and It'd be nice to have one of those because I wan to plug it into an amp or record it ^^

I've got around 500 for it

Thank you very much
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Old 11-24-2013, 04:18 PM   #204
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I've published a short article which may give you some useful answers.

http://music-musicians.knoji.com/purchasing-an-acoustic-guitar-a-guide-for-beginners/
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Old 12-25-2013, 02:01 AM   #205
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I'm new to this but you can try ksl.

i love acoustic because i am a country boy through and through.
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Old 12-26-2013, 09:17 AM   #206
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I have played guitar for while now, but have only used my fathers old guitar.
MY PRICE RANGE: 820$/600 to 1300$/900
I would say i am a good guitar player, I have played for about three years. I usually play finger-style, but I want the opportunity to play strumming as well.
What guitar would you recommend?
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Old 01-15-2014, 08:33 AM   #207
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Hi,
I am from Spain but now i am living in Finland. I play guitar snce I was a child and I can say you one of the best guitar shop to ask for information is:

www.flamencoguitarstore.com

They speak english (i hope better than mine) and they are serious and cheaper than other. They sell HANDMADE guitars.
I have recomended this website to my friends in Finland and they are very happy to buy there and to get a very good information about what kind of guitar is the best.

I hope I can help you.
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Old 01-23-2014, 05:02 PM   #208
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Hi, I'm new to the forums. But as I read this thread, I didn't see many opinions, if any, on solid body acoustic electrics.
I play a Yamaha FG720SL right now. And I'm looking for a acoustic electric, solid body, cut away to step up to the next level. I play left handed so I don't get to try many guitars in stores as you can imagine. And if I buy a guitar, it's pretty much mine forever cause I don't know any left handed players. lol
I've checked online and like the following models.
Yamaha A3R
Takamine Pro Series (Pro Series 1 or 3)
Zager EZ Play models (Zager ZAD80CE)
Martin Proforming Artists (DCPA4)
Any opinions on them? I've always loved the deep rich tones of a Martin but I'm always open to suggests. lol Thx in advance for your input.
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Old 07-08-2014, 06:30 AM   #209
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Should i buy a used martin hd-28 or a new Sigma dr 42 with Martin long life strings?
I never play in studio, just at home. Or with friends. But i like to play a guitar with a good feel to it!
I have played them both (new I ln a shop) and have compared them.
I liked the feel and the sound better on the Martin, even though I think the sigma was not far behind at all.
Will the same strings heighten the feel on the sigma?

Used Martin: 17-1800$ (great shape 1 year old)
New Sigma: 800$

Which one should I buy?
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Old 09-10-2014, 05:03 AM   #210
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I think it depends on what you local music shops stock. If you are interested in a brand and have done some research on it and want to buy in person face to face you then have to hope that you have a music shop near by that can help you. I live in the UK and I am very interested in Breedlove guitars but struggle to find any in stock anywhere.
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Old 09-25-2014, 10:34 PM   #211
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Epiphone's best selling acoustic, the DR-100 is a budget-minded guitar that dispenses with any extravagances in favour of good old-fashioned playability.

The spruce-topped dreadnought is conceived to be an all-rounder, from those first fumbled chords through to, well, wherever you want to go really. It's built to the usual Epiphone high standards, and it's guaranteed to make most guitars at the same price point look a little bit silly.
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Old 10-12-2014, 12:18 PM   #212
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Hey guys
I'm fairly new to playing, and looking for an entry level acoustic.
I searched around on the web, and read good things about the fender cd60 and the yamaha fg700. My budget is $250.
I haven't tried any of them out yet, but I will when I go to the store next week.
Anything else I should look for?
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