B-Stock USA Concerto Sun Light E

Breedlove

SKU: 40284

1 in stock


This guitar incurred some damage while being demoed on our sales floor; a small area of scuffs and dings on the heel of the neck. It has been touched up by our luthier and currently looks like the close-up photo shown here; marked down 10%.

From Breedlove:
Our lightest weight Concerto, this new guitar is a monster. There is no instrument available from any company that comes close to this big sound at such a value. Please pick it up, play it, and hold on. You will love the energy.

CONCERTO BODY SHAPE

When we set out to create a guitar that would surpass the classic big body sound of the dreadnought, we didn’t just want it to be loud. We sought to bring out more tonal complexity, and to offer a much more comfortable playing experience, too. Introducing the new Breedlove Concerto, a new guitar shape created to elicit more volume than a classic dreadnought, and more lush, complex tonal resonance in a comfortable body shape that feels just right. Loud, textured, and supremely satisfying.

BREEDLOVE NECK

Breedlove guitar necks feature a slimmer neck profile, which enables comfortable play, even with smaller hands. Unlike traditional dovetail neck joints that require major surgery for a neck re-set, it is easy to adjust the play action and neck angle with the Breedlove bolt-on neck and single-action truss rod. The hand-rubbed, semi-gloss Breedlove neck finish contributes to ideal playability – the finish process alone takes three days, including precise finish coat applications, fine sanding, and hand buffing and rubbing.
 

MAHOGANY BACK AND SIDES

Mahogany is a medium-lightweight wood, ranging in color from light brown to dark, primarily used for necks because of the feel and the stability it provides. Balanced, resonant tone with notable sustain. Thick bottom end, rich midrange, and controlled, warm top end. Found from southern Mexico through Central America and south to Brazil and Bolivia.

Specs from Breedlove:

Body Type: Concerto
Neck Wood: Honduran mahogany
Solid Wood Top: Sitka spruce
Solid Wood Back & Sides: Honduran mahogany
Top Finish: Satin
Back & Side Finish: Satin
Fretboard: African ebony
# Frets: 20
Nut Width: 1.75"
Tuners Hardware: Breedlove, nickel
Lower Bout Width: 16" 
Waist Width: 9.37"
Upper Bout Width: 11.745"
Body Length: 20.695"
Body Depth: 4" (neck), 5” (tail)
String Gauge: D'Addario EXP 17's
Pickup: LR Baggs EAS VC
Bridge: Delta bridge, African ebony
Binding: None
Inlay: Offset dots
Case: Deluxe hardshell
Scale Length: 25.5"
Sound Hole: 3.75"
Crafted In: Bend, OR USA

 

 

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