Why? Acoustic guitars make a nice sound when you play them. We enjoy listening to that sound. Doing this project helps us know which guitar makes the nicest sound and which provides the best bang for your buck.
Kennelly KeysCriteria Taylor 314CE Martin 1 Series Epiphone E-J200Material Solid wood Sitka Spruce MapleShape Cutaway Dreadknot JumboPick Guard No Yes YesFinish Glossy body, Satin Natural Gloss Glossy back body, Satin backTuners Grover Closed-gear Grover GroverNeck width 1.75” 1.75” 1.68”Strings Steel Steel SteelSound
Store ResultsCriteria Guitar Center Kennelly Keys Trading MusicianPrice E-199.99 E-399.95 Relatively cheap, M-678.98 M-899.95 good quality T-199.99 T-1,399.99 guitars started around $100Availability Had a lot of every Mostly Yamahas, Only used brand some Martins lots instruments, none of Epiphones, little of brands we Taylors wantedCustomer Service Great! New lots about the Didn’t instruments. acknowledge our prescience.
Recommendation We recommend thee Martin guitar from Guitar Center. It was the best because the sounds was crispy and angelic, the look was fabulous, and the wood was top quality. Though the price is high the guitar is worth it.
Authoritative Source sweetwater.com Acoustic Guitar Buying Guide Helped us a lot, gave us the general information about each of our criteria. Showed how the criteria affected the sound and quality of each guitar.