Standing beautifully at the crossroads of historic tradition and modern versatility, the brand-new 2019 Gibson J-45 Avant-Garde Acoustic Electric Guitar draws on over seven decades of distinction and serves as a fresh, vibrant offering in the company’s take on the iconic Dreadnought body style. You’ll feel right at home the moment you pick up this Gibson guitar – settle into playing position and you’ll see how the round shoulder and beautifully implemented cutaway provides comfortable access to the upper frets! The slightly slimmer body depth contributes to increased ease-of-play, without sacrificing any power and projection.
This 2019 Mahogany Avant-Garde J-45 is built using hand-selected wood chosen by Gibson luthiers. This guitar is constructed using a resilient solid Sitka spruce for the top plus mahogany back and sides. Mahogany is a powerhouse wood for guitars – it is a durable, stable wood that ages wonderfully, all while providing a strong foundation with its confident low and rich mid-range frequencies. The warmth and sustain of this guitar’s all-Mahogany body will provide you with a gorgeous tone that lasts a lifetime!
Gibson’s traditional hand-scalloped X-bracing construction, compound dovetail neckjoint, and rock-solid binding accompany specific hardware elements that have been designed and implemented for their consistency. The 2019 Gibson Mahogany Avant Garde J-45 is also equipped with LR Baggs pickup system is perfectly suited for this guitar, making it ready to handle any performance space!
The 2019 Gibson Mahogany Avant Garde J-45 Acoustic Electric Guitar includes a Gibson hardshell case.