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A steel-string acoustic guitar is a modern form of guitar descended from the classical guitar, but strung with steel strings for a brighter, louder sound. It is often referred to simply as an acoustic guitar, although strictly speaking the nylon-strung classical guitar is acoustic as well.

The most common type can be called a flat-top guitar to distinguish it from the more specialized archtop guitar and other variations.

The standard tuning for an acoustic guitar is E-A-D-G-B-E (low to high), although many players, particularly fingerpickers, use alternate tunings (scordatura), such as "open G" (D-G-D-G-B-D), "open D" (D-A-D-F♯-A-D), or "drop D" (D-A-D-G-B-E).

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  • EPIPHONE HUMMINGBIRD

    The classic of classic acoustics, the Hummingbird is instantly recognizable, both in look and it’s warm acoustic sound. Made from Mahogany back and sides, with a Solid Spruce top that actually improves with age, it’s easy to see and hear why this guitar has become a legend.

  • YAMAHA APX 1200


    Unique design, revolutionary ton : the APX1200 offers enhanced aesthetics and the new revolutionary Studio Response Technology (SRT) pickup system. A fresh concept in electrifying acoustics, utilizing a new sound modeling technique that breathes life into the long lost elements of string and body resonance, ambience, vintage microphone characteristics and pro micing techniques.

  • FENDER CD-60 CE

    One of Fender best-selling acoustic guitars, upgraded with a Fishman® preamp system. The sweet-sounding CD-60CE dreadnought cutaway model also features a spruce top, mahogany back and sides, scalloped bracing, 20-fret sonokeling fingerboard, sonokeling bridge with compensated saddle, chrome hardware and die-cast chrome tuners.

  • YAMAHA APX 900


    The APX900 places emphasis on playability with a stylish thin profile that fits the musicians body.

  • YAMAHA APX 500


    The APX500 places emphasis on playability with a stylish thin profile that fits the musicians body.

  • FENDER SQUIER SA-105


    Squier’s popular SA-100 Acoustic Pack has received an upgrade in the form of a new dreadnought acoustic guitar with a laminated spruce top, rosewood bridge and fingerboard, nickel-plated frets and die-cast tuners. It plays and sounds better than ever, and the pack now includes an electronic tuner.

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  • Epiphone AJ-210CE Outfit VS

    10% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string guitar Spruce top, Mahogany neck, Set neck made from okoume, Neck profile: slim taper D profile, Fretboard: rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Scale: 647 mm, 20 medium frets, Fretboard...
    197 € previously 218 € - item no. 427508
  • Fender FA-235E Concert Sunburst

    price slashed by 18% on the 14.07.2018: Steel String Guitar Body design: Concert, Top: Laminated flamed maple, Back and sides: Laminated mahogany, Neck: Nato, Fretboard and bridge: Indian Laurel, Radius: 300 mm, 20 Frets, Nut width: 43...
    199 € previously 242 € - item no. 430150
  • Ibanez AEG8EMH-OPN

    8% additional discount since the 14.07.2018: Steel String Guitar With cutaway, Top: Mahogany, Bottom and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard and bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 21 Frets, Nut width: 43 mm, Scale: 634 mm,...
    211 € previously 229 € - item no. 371835
  • Ibanez AEG10II-NNB

    12% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar With cutaway, Top: Spruce, Back & sides: Sapele, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Scale: 634 mm, Nut width: 43 mm, 21 Frets, Fishman Sonicore...
    257 € previously 293 € - item no. 428983
  • Fender Redondo Player CAR

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar California series, Cutaway, Top: Solid Sitka spruce, Back and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Walnut, Radius: 400 mm, 20 Frets, Nut width: 43 mm, Scale: 650 mm,...
    328 € previously 338 € - item no. 429710
  • Ibanez AE255BT-NT Baritone

    9% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Baritone Steel-string Guitar AE Body, Top: Spruce, solid, Back and sides: Ovangkol, Scalloped X Bracing, Neck: Mahogany, satined, Fretboard and bridge: Refined maple, Nut width: 45 mm, Scale: 685...
    571 € previously 629 € - item no. 428943
  • Harley Benton D-120CE NT

    9% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel String Guitar with Pickup Build type: Dreadnought with cutaway, Top: Spruce, Back and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany (Sapele / Entandrophragma cylindricum), Neck profile: C, Dovetail neck...
    68 € previously 75 € - item no. 336998
  • Harley Benton D-120CE NT Bundle

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: containing: Harley Benton D-120CE NT, Thomann Acoustic-Steel Gigbag BK
    85 € previously 88 € - item no. 416052
  • Ibanez AW54CE-OPN

    price slashed by 5% on the 14.07.2018: Steel String Guitar Body shape: Dreadnought, Top: Solid Mahogany, Bottom, sides and neck: Mahogany, Fingerboard, bridge and headstock veneer: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Scale: 651 mm, Nut...
    299 € previously 315 € - item no. 349666
  • Epiphone AJ220SCE NA

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: Steel-String Guitar Advanced Jumbo series, Cutaway, Solid Sitka spruce top, Body: Mahogany, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fretboard, 20 frets, Scale 648 mm, Nut width 43 mm, Shadow NanoFlex TW Pickup...
    211 € previously 222 € - item no. 263336
  • Ibanez AVC9CE-OPN Artwood Vintage

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Body design: Grand Concert with cutaway, Top: Solid thermo aged mahogany, Thermo aged spruce X-bracing, Back and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Neck profile: Soft V, Fretboard...
    519 € previously 530 € - item no. 422106
  • Gibson Southern Jumbo 2018

    13% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Round shoulder, Top: Sitka spruce, solid, Scalloped X-bracing, Body: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Neck profile: Slim Taper, Scale: 628.65 mm (24.75'), Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia...
    2,270 € previously 2,599 € - item no. 421801
  • Takamine EF360GF Glenn Frey

    price slashed by 22% on the 30.06.2018: Steel-string Guitar Artist series, Glenn Frey signature model, Body: Dreadnought, Solid spruce top, Solid rosewood back, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fretboard, Rosewood sides, Pearl dot inlays,...
    1,088 € previously 1,388 € - item no. 223047
  • Epiphone AJ-210CE Outfit NA

    6% additional discount since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string guitar Spruce top, Mahogany neck, Set neck made from okoume, Neck profile: slim taper D profile, Fretboard: rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Scale: 647 mm, 20 medium frets, Fingerboard...
    198 € previously 211 € - item no. 427492
  • Guild D-120CE Nat Westerly

    23% cheaper since the 12.07.2018: Steel-String Guitar Body shape: Dreadnought with cutaway, Body: mahogany, solid, "Westerly Concert Scalloped" X-Bracing from Sitka spruce, Neck: Mahogany, Neck profile: C, Scale length:...
    555 € previously 725 € - item no. 361964
  • Gibson Songwriter Studio 2018 AN

    16% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Dreadnought, Top: Sitka spruce, solid, Back & sides: Rosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia), solid, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia), 20 Frets, Scale: 648...
    2,296 € previously 2,724 € - item no. 427113
  • Epiphone AJ220S NA

    price slashed by 9% on the 30.06.2018: Steel-String Guitar Advanced Jumbo Series, Solid Sitka Spruce Top, Body: Mahogany, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fretboard, 20 Frets, Length: 648 mm, Nut Width: 43 mm, Finish: Natural high gloss finish
    154 € previously 170 € - item no. 263196
  • Fender Villager

    25% cheaper since the 04.07.2018: 12-String Steel-String Guitar Type: Dreadnought, Narrow body, Top: Solid spruce, Scalloped X Bracing, Back and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Walnut, Neck profile: Soft C, 20 Frets, Scale:...
    297 € previously 397 € - item no. 426841
  • Larrivee OM-40R

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: Western guitar Legacy series, Orchestra, Top: Solid sitka spruce, Back and sides: Solid rosewood, Binding: Maple, Rope pattern purfling, Scalloped parabolic hybrid bracing, One-piece mahogany neck,...
    1,899 € previously 1,985 € - item no. 359924
  • Gibson Hummingbird Regal 2018

    15% additional discount since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Round shoulder dreadnought, Top: Sitka spruce, solid, Scalloped X-bracing, Body: Rosewood <i> (Dalbergia latifolia) </i> / Flamed maple, Round neck: Mahogany,...
    4,499 € previously 5,299 € - item no. 421762
  • Fender F-1030SCE NA Dreadnought

    33% additional discount since the 04.07.2018: Dreadnought steel-string guitar Cutaway, Top: cedar, solid, Back and sides: rosewood, laminated, Neck: mahogany, C-shape, Fretboard: rosewood, Radius: 300 mm, 20 Vintage frets, Nut width: 42 mm,...
    297 € previously 443 € - item no. 426857
  • Furch D-22 SR Millenium

    Price slashed the 02.07.2018: Steel String Guitar Body shape: Dreadnought, Top: Spruce, solid, Bottom and sides: Solid rosewood, Neck: Mahogany, Fingerboard, bridge and headstock: Ebony, Nut width: 45 mm, Scale: 650 mm, Finish:...
    1,398 € previously 1,444 € - item no. 277927
  • Gretsch G5022 CE Rancher Jumbo

    Price slashed the 13.07.2018: Steel-String Guitar Top: Solid spruce, Bottom and sides: Maple, laminated, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), 21 Frets, Scale: 63.5 cm, Nut width: 43 mm, Fishman...
    427 € previously 440 € - item no. 276629
  • Takamine Magome LTD 2017 DB

    8% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Design: OM with cutaway, Top. Spruce, Back: Rosewood, solid (Dalbergia latifolia), Sides: Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard: Ebony, "Legend of the...
    2,290 € previously 2,489 € - item no. 403811
  • Gibson Hummingbird 2018

    9% additional discount since the 14.07.2018: Acoustic Guitar Construction: Dreadnought, Top: Solid Sitka spruce, Back and sides: Solid mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard and bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia), 20 Frets, Nut width: 43.8 mm...
    2,821 € previously 3,086 € - item no. 420052
  • Gibson SJ-200 Antique Natural 2018

    6% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Jumbo, Top: Sitka spruce, solid, Scalloped X-bracing, Back & sides: Maple, Multiply bindings, Neck: Maple, Scale: 647.7 mm (25.5"), Fretboard and bridge: Rosewood...
    3,699 € previously 3,950 € - item no. 421773
  • Takamine GJ72CE-NAT

    14% additional discount since the 14.07.2018: Steel String Guitar Body shape: Jumbo with cutaway, Top: Solid spruce, Quartersawn X bracing, Bottom and sides: Flamed maple, Neck: Maple, Fretboard: Rosewood, with bindings, 21 Frets, Scale: 644...
    477 € previously 555 € - item no. 323107
  • Gibson Parlor Rosewood AG 2018

    Price slashed the 14.07.2018: Steel-string Guitar Model: Parlor, Top: Solid Sitka spruce, Back and sides: Solid rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia), Neck: Mahogany, Fretboard and bridge: Richlite, Nut width: 44 mm, Scale: 628 mm,...
    1,692 € previously 1,767 € - item no. 420089
  • Ibanez PF15ECE-TBS

    5% cheaper since the 14.07.2018: Acoustic guitar Shape: Dreadnought Cutaway, Top: Spruce, Back and sides: Mahogany, Neck: Mahogany, Scale: 650 mm, Fretboard: Rosewood, 20 frets, Nut width: 42.0 mm, Pickup: Ibanez Under Saddle...
    166 € previously 175 € - item no. 332031
  • Ibanez AEWC300-NNB

    Price slashed the 22.06.2018: Steel-string Guitar AEWC body design, With cutaway, Top: Spruce, solid, Back and sides: Flamed maple, Neck: Mahogany, Asymmetric and comfortable neck profile, Fretboard/bridge: Rosewood (Dalbergia...
    555 € previously 569 € - item no. 428988