Taylor’s Academy Series makes the playing experience more accessible in every way, packing signature Taylor playing features into an affordable package. The Taylor Guitars Academy 12 Grand Concert body makes the perfect companion for players who enjoy finger picking or anyone with a lighter touch who craves the physical comfort of a small-body guitar. The guitar’s design specs are optimized for playing ease. Taylor’s patented, slim-profile neck features an array of hand-friendly touches: a shorter 24-7/8-inch scale length, 1-11/16-inch nut width, low action, and light gauge strings, all of which contribute to a slinky feel.
The lightweight guitar body, featuring layered sapele back and sides with a solid Sitka spruce top, boasts an ergonomic armrest that enhances the playing comfort for one’s picking arm. The guitar was also voiced to be extra responsive to make the playing experience as relaxed as possible. The electronics version of this guitar comes with an onboard ES-B pickup that includes a built-in digital chromatic tuner. Both versions include a sturdy, lightweight gig bag. The Taylor Guitars Academy 12 wonderful instrument for learning and writing music while sitting comfortably on the couch or sitting in with your music instructor. Come visit us here at Ear Craft Music to try it out today!