Players can count on the Taylor Academy Series to deliver an authentic acoustic playing experience in a package that's friendly to both a beginner's hands and your budget. The Academy 20e is a dreadnought acoustic-electric guitar featuring a solid walnut top paired with layered walnut back and sides, adding up to a warm, punchy tone that performs beautifully across playing styles and genres. New learners will appreciate the slender neck design and built-in armrest, along with the slightly shorter scale that comes with Academy guitars. This model comes with our ES-B acoustic pickup, which provides faithful plugged-in sound along with easy tuning thanks to the included digital tuner. Perfect for new players or any guitarist in need of an affordable, great-sounding instrument, the Academy 20e is sure to set you on the path to musical inspiration.
Comes with a Gig Bag.
BODY: Dreadnought - Taylor's Dreadnought captures the potent tone flatpickers and strummers love. TOP: Walnut - Natural compression blends with an open, airy midrange to yield a versatile response suited to a range of musical applications. BACK/SIDES: Layered Walnut - Rich brown hues lend a pleasing aesthetic warmth to the guitars that showcase it. ELECTRONICS: ES-B - This pickup/preamp combo includes a built-in digital chromatic tuner.
SPECIFICATIONS: Scale Length: 24-7/8" Bracing: Academy Series Pickguard: None Tuners: Die-Cast Chrome Strings: Phosphor Bronze Light Body Width: 16" Nut & Saddle: Nubone Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic Number of Frets: 20 Body Length: 20" Body Depth: 4 5/8" Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony Neck/Heel: Hard Rock Maple