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Taylor Academy 10e with Gig Bag

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Taylor Academy 10e with Gig Bag

Taylor Academy 10e with Gig Bag: Perfect for Beginners and Experienced Players

Designed with newer guitar players in mind but appealing to experienced players as well, the Taylor Academy 10e combines the rich voice of the Dreadnought body shape with a comfortable feel that encourages beginners to grow their skills. A solid spruce top provides plenty of volume and articulation, making this guitar a musically versatile choice for players seeking a broad sonic range. The slender Taylor neck features a slightly narrower nut width of 1-11/16 inches, making chords and notes easier to hold. Additionally, the built-in armrest reduces pressure on your strumming arm, enhancing overall playing comfort.

Comfortable Design for Enhanced Playability

The Taylor Academy 10e is crafted to ensure a comfortable playing experience, especially for beginners. The armrest, a unique feature in this model, offers additional comfort by reducing the strain on your strumming arm during extended playing sessions. The slightly narrower nut width of 1-11/16 inches on the slender Taylor neck facilitates easier fretting, making it an excellent choice for those just starting their musical journey. These design elements collectively contribute to a guitar that is not only easy to play but also encourages longer practice sessions without discomfort.

Rich, Versatile Sound

Tonally, the Taylor Academy 10e shines with its solid spruce top that delivers a rich, clear sound with plenty of volume. The Dreadnought body shape enhances the guitar's projection, making it suitable for a variety of musical styles and settings. Whether you're strumming chords or picking individual notes, the Academy 10e offers a broad sonic range that adapts well to different genres, making it a versatile addition to any guitarist's collection.

Built-in Electronics for Amplified Performance

Equipped with the ES-B pickup system, the Taylor Academy 10e is ready for any performance scenario. The ES-B pickup includes a built-in digital tuner, ensuring you stay in tune with ease. This system captures the natural acoustic voice of the guitar accurately, providing clear and reliable amplified sound for live performances or recording sessions. The simplicity and effectiveness of the ES-B electronics make this guitar an excellent choice for players who need plug-and-play functionality.


  • Scale Length: 24-7/8 inches
  • Tuners: Chrome (100/200)
  • Strings: Phosphor Bronze Light
  • Body Width: 16 inches
  • Nut & Saddle: Nubone Nut, Micarta Saddle
  • Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Case: Taylor Gig Bag
  • Body Length: 20 inches
  • Body Depth: 4-5/8 inches
  • Back Config: Layered
  • Rosette Size: Three Ring
  • Back/Side Finish: Varnish
  • Armrest: Yes
  • Top Finish: Varnish
  • Rosette Material: Baltic Birch
  • Neck Width: 1-11/16 inches
  • Type of Neck Joint: Taylor Neck
  • Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony
  • Heel Length: 3-1/2 inches
  • Fretboard Inlay: 4mm Dot Italian Acrylic
  • Heel Cap Binding: Black
  • Neck/Heel: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Varnish
  • Peghead Type: Standard
  • Headstock Overlay: Copafera
  • Peghead Logo: Printed on Headstock Overlay
  • Bridge Pins: Black
  • Buttons: Chrome

This guitar ships fully insured with signature required.