Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra - Electronics, Natural No Longer Available

6-String Acoustic Guitar with Grand Concert Body Style, Sitka Spruce Top, Mahogany Back and Sides, Mahogany Neck, ES Electronics, and Hardshell Case - Natural
Item ID: 518e

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Experience the Bold Voice of the Grand Orchestra

The Taylor 518e acoustic-electric guitar delivers big, warm tone, stunning visuals, and fluid playability. Taylor went back to the drawing board for a louder, extremely balanced guitar and came up with the Grand Orchestra. This body shape, Taylor's largest, boasts Taylor's boldest, richest voice yet, one that blends low-end power with surprising balance. The Sitka spruce top paired with mahogany back and sides creates a clean tone that really projects. The Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra has a robust output, dynamic range and sensitive response for all types of players.

Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra Acoustic-electric Guitar at a Glance:
  • Taylor's Grand Orchestra body delivers power and detail
  • Choice tonewoods - Sitka spruce meets mahogany
  • Renowned Taylor Expression System electronics
Taylor's Grand Orchestra body delivers power and detail

The Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra is the biggest guitar body that Taylor makes. This large footprint offers a bold and rich voice that is extremely responsive. Unlike other large body styles, the Grand Orchestra has an even, full-range response with big bass. A new bracing design increases sustain while coaxing loud, complex tonalities. The Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra acoustic-electric guitar has the power and rich detail you want form an acoustic.

Choice tonewoods - Sitka spruce meets mahogany

If you want an acoustic guitar that takes a mild touch and provides a powerful and sparkling tone, the Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra acoustic-electric is it! The combination of a slightly dark mahogany body with a bright spruce top has been a combination of tonewoods favored by acoustic musicians throughout history. But you don't have to be a solo performer to fall in love with the 518e Grand Orchestra's tone - its also a great for accompanying another guitarist playing a spruce-topped guitar.

Renowned Taylor Expression System electronics

Designed to faithfully reproduce your guitar's native tone, the Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra acoustic's Expression System uses patented Dynamic Sensors to capture both top and string vibration with incredible detail. The Taylor ES system was created in partnership with renowned audio pioneer Rupert Neve. Unlike standard onboard electronics, the Taylor Expression System is seamlessly integrated into the design of the 518e from the ground up. Onboard tone controls provide added flavor, or can be set flat for an uncolored, exceptionally clean amplified sound.

Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra Acoustic-electric Guitar Features:
  • Grand Orchestra body shape has a bold, rich voice
  • Sitka spruce top with Tropical mahogany back and sides
  • Hybrid scalloped/parabolic bracing
  • Deco Diamond inlays
  • Loud performance and uniformly responsive lows and highs
  • Includes hardshell case
Discover the rich, bold sound of the Taylor 518e Grand Orchestra acoustic-electric guitar.

Tech Specs

Manufacturer Part Number 518e

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See also: Acoustic-Electric Guitars, Taylor, Taylor Acoustic / Electric Guitars