The Takamine EG523SC Jumbo Cutaway Acoustic Electric Guitar is crafted from the finest handpicked tonewoods!
Hand-crafted by expert luthiers, the Eg523SC provides players with an unmatched excellence and surprising affordability. These new guitars are built with traditional Cutaway, Jumbo bodies and feature Solid Sitka Spruce tops, and Flame Maple back and sides. These Jumbo Cutaways boast Rosewood fretboards, inlayed with Mother of Pearl and Abalone.
Takamine Jumbos feature the world famous Takamine TK40 pickup, along with the performance and value that players have come to expect from Takamine's G-Series.
The G Series from Takamine has created great controversy. Play a G Series guitar and you're apt to think it's one of the finest acoustic/electrics made. That's because it is. Actually, each one is made under the commanding rule of the luthiers who hand craft the guitars of the pros. Which is precisely why the G Series feel and sound,so good.
Nestled at the base of Takamine Mountain in Sakashita, Japan, Takamine Guitars have over 40 years of history dedicated to innovation and improvement to the art and craft of guitar making. What first began as a small family business has evolved into one of the leading guitar manufacturers In the world, depended upon by some of the best players and biggest names in the music industry.
So what's the deal? Why are there so many Takamine players? We'd like to think that it's because we've earned your respect. Takamine has made technological advancements that have surpassed other guitar makers. Takamine prides itself in their dedication and loyalty to fine luthiership and it is shown through each Instrument the company makes.