The Grand Concert’s intimate body size and short-scale neck make for a comfortable playing experience that fingerstyle players are bound to love. The 12-fret version of the 812 yields a slightly different character than the 14-fret because the bridge position is closer to the center of the lower bout and because the bracing profile was modified to emphasize a bolder attack. Players can expect plenty of the Grand Concert’s signature articulation with a slightly meatier, more robust tonal output. If you like a slightly darker, punchier quality in a small guitar, the 12-Fret is a great choice.
Highlights: Scale Length: 24-7/8" Nut & Saddle: Tusq Nut/Micarta Saddle Bracing: Advanced Performance with Relief Rout Truss Rod Cover: Ebony Pickguard: Rosewood Number of Frets: 18 Tuners: Classical Chrome w/Pearloid Buttons Case: Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown Brand of Strings: Elixir Phosphor Bronze HD Light Body Length: 19 1/2" Body Width: 15" Body Depth: 4 3/8"
Body: Binding: Maple Top Finish: Gloss 3.5 Back Config: 2-piece No Wedge Backstrap Finish: None Rosette Size: Single Ring Bridge Inlay: None Back/Side Finish: Gloss 3.5 Armrest Binding: None Backstrap Wood: None Rosette Mat.: Abalone Stain/Sunburst: None Wedge: None
Neck: Neck Width: 1-3/4" Fretboard Inlay: Element Fretboard Binding: Maple Heel Cap Binding: Maple Type of Neck Joint: Scarf Neck/Heel: Tropical Mahogany Fretboard Wood: Ebony Neck Finish: Satin Heel Length: 3-1/4"
Peghead: Peghead Finish: Gloss Peghead Binding: Maple Peghead Type: Slot Head Peghead Purfling: None Headstock Overlay: Ebony Peghead Inlay: None Peghead Logo: Taylor Mother of Pearl