Alvarez ABT60 Baritone

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Alvarez ABT60 Baritone

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Manufacturer's ID: ABT60

Tuned from B to B, the ABT60 is pitched between a dreadnought and acoustic bass to give you deep tones with easy playability. Chord shapes and scales are the same as a standard six string but the voicing is lower. This is one of Alvarez’s best selling models and within five minutes of owning one you’ll see why, great guitar to play.

Specification

Artist Series is now “The Award Winning Artist Series” – winning competitions and receiving rave reviews in the States, Europe and around the world. It’s a truly designed line of guitars that stands tall and sounds sweet in the solid top guitar market.

Hand selected solid tops; forward shifted scalloped bracing, awesome tone and player experience….

The term “solid top” of course refers to the soundboard of an acoustic guitar being made of solid wood, rather than being laminated. However, just because the top is solid, it does not necessarily mean the sound automatically benefits from this feature. The tone of the instrument only improves significantly when the whole guitar is built correctly to really release the energy a solid soundboard can generate. Artist Series is built to do exactly this.

Each model is designed to get the best out if its components, and for them to work together to produce a tone and player experience, rarely found in affordable instruments. These components include our FST2M bracing system, bi-level bridge, real bone nut and great quality tone woods.

FSTM is a forward shifted X brace design. Both the X braces and asymmetric tone bars are scalloped. Moving the system forward allows for a larger soundboard, which is optimized with a solid maple bridge plate for both strength and energy.

The sound is warm, open and powerful, and both the treble and bass registers are clearly present and balanced in relation to each other. These guitars feel right and are exciting to play and responsive. Dig in and they shout right back at you, treat them gently and they whisper and respond instantly to the lightest strum or pick.

The solid ‘A’ grade Sitka spruce and cedar tops are hand selected from quarter-sawn wood. This ensures consistent quality, and its no secret better guitars are made from better wood. Our tops not only look great but they are stiff and strong and finely grained.

SeriesAlvarez ArtistTop WoodSolid A+ Sitka SpruceBack & Sides WoodMahoganyShapeBaritoneNeckMahogany, 50/50 Semi gloss finishBracing SystemFST2M - Forward Shifted, Scalloped XBridgeBi-Level RosewoodFingerboardRosewoodHeadstock PlateRosewoodNut & SaddleReal BoneTunerPremium Die CastBindingIvory ABSStringsD’Addario EXP

Series Alvarez Artist
Top Wood Solid A+ Sitka Spruce
Back & Sides Wood Mahogany
Shape Baritone
Neck Mahogany, 50/50 Semi gloss finish
Bracing System FST2M - Forward Shifted, Scalloped X
Bridge Bi-Level Rosewood
Fingerboard Rosewood
Headstock Plate Rosewood
Nut & Saddle Real Bone
Tuner Premium Die Cast
Binding Ivory ABS
Strings D’Addario EXP

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Customer reviews

Overall Rating 5 (4 reviews)

Unbeatable for the price!

tim h. - 11/6/2019

This Alvarez Baritone sounds like a jumbo jet taking off when bottleneck is played on it. Which is what I use it for.

Christopher w. - 21/5/2019

It's a lovely baritone for the price I paid for it, given the materials used to build it and the build quality.

James B. - 5/1/2019

It's a lovely baritone for the price I paid for it, given the materials used to build it and the build quality.

James B. - 5/1/2019

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