Taylor GT8 8-String Acoustic Baritone, Indian Rosewood & Sitka Spruce - Pre-Owned


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The discontinued Taylor GT8 8-String Baritone is a truly unique instrument, unlikely to be duplicated by anything else in your collection. With two octave strings added to the third and fourth sets, the player gets a "touch of upper-octave brightness without too much 12-string jangle", and wide tonal range that extends from the baritone up into standard range (B1 to D4). The body size is Taylor's Grand Symphony, described as a strong strummer, and well-suited to support the baritone range. The longer 27-inch scale length helps to maintain normal string tension, so transitioning to this baritone is no struggle. Indian rosewood and Sitka provide all the warmth and rich nuance a set-up like this requires. This guitar is in excellent condition. The prior owner swapped out the original Expression System pickup system and replaced it with an L.R. Baggs Element pickup.

  • Body size: Grand Symphony
  • Top: Sitka spruce
  • Back and sides: Indian rosewood
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Nut width: 1-3/4"
  • Scale length: 27"
  • Lower bout: 16-1/4"
  • Depth: 4-5/8"
  • Electronics: L.R. Baggs Element
  • Serial number: 1110051123
  • Year of build: 2011
  • Case: Taylor Deluxe brown hardshell


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