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Walnut Top | Layered Walnut Back and Sides | Hard Rock Maple Neck | West African Crelicam Ebony Fretboard | ES-B Electronics | Non-cutaway | Gig Bag Case
Lightweight, portable, and protective Gig Bag included at no extra charge.
Limited Lifetime Warranty (U.S./Canada) or Extended Warranty (Details)
Responsive customer service from factory experts trained to help you get the most out of your guitar.
- Solid walnut top yields warmth and projection
- Scaled-down dreadnought body perfect for new players
- Slender Taylor neck makes fretting easier
- Features armrest for exceptional playing comfort
- Includes sturdy padded gig bag for storage and transport
Players can count on the Taylor Academy Series to deliver an authentic acoustic playing experience in a package that's friendly to both a beginner's hands and your budget. The Academy 20e is a dreadnought acoustic-electric guitar featuring a solid walnut top paired with layered walnut back and sides, adding up to a warm, punchy tone that performs beautifully across playing styles and genres. New learners will appreciate the slender neck design and built-in armrest, along with the slightly shorter scale that comes with Academy guitars. This model comes with our ES-B acoustic pickup, which provides faithful plugged-in sound along with easy tuning thanks to the included digital tuner. Perfect for new players or any guitarist in need of an affordable, great-sounding instrument, the Academy 20e is sure to set you on the path to musical inspiration.
Taylor’s Dreadnought captures the potent tone flatpickers and strummers love.
Rich brown hues lend a pleasing aesthetic warmth to the guitars that showcase it.
As a top wood, walnut’s natural compression blends with an open, airy midrange to yield a versatile response suited to a range of musical applications.
This pickup/preamp combo includes a built-in digital chromatic tuner.
Scale Length 24-7/8"
Bracing Academy Series
Tuners Die-Cast Chrome
Strings Phosphor Bronze Light
Body Width 16"
Nut & Saddle Nubone
Truss Rod Cover Black Plastic
Number of Frets 20
Case Gig Bag
Body Length 20"
Body Depth 4 5/8"