Consider how the body proportions feel when you hold the guitar. The more comfortable you feel, the better you’ll sound.
Smaller bodies produce a focused voice with more emphasis on upper-register frequencies. Larger bodies produce a bigger, deeper voice.
A cutaway offers access to more of the upper-register notes along the treble-side of the fretboard where the neck meets the body.
Explore Taylor Acoustic Body Shapes
Our biggest and deepest body shape is a next-generation jumbo that produces powerful full-range tone. It’s also surprisingly responsive to a light touch, giving it remarkable dynamic range.