Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish
Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish
Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish
Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish
Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish

Alvarez Artist 66 Series AD66SHB Dreadnought Guitar w. Shadowburst Finish

Regular price $ 499.00 Sale price $ 329.99

This item is currently out of stock. It will take up to 3 weeks to ship.

The ‘66 models are beautifully finished and have a deep glass-like shine. The vintage sunburst on Mahogany brings out the grain to create a warm look to match its tone. Our mahogany top guitars have a focused sound with strong mids, great for recording and live work.

Artist Series is now “The Award Winning Artist Series” – winning competitions and receiving rave reviews in the States, Europe and around the world. It’s a truly designed line of guitars that stands tall and sounds sweet in the solid top guitar market.

Hand selected solid tops; forward shifted scalloped bracing, awesome tone and player experience….

The term “solid top” of course refers to the soundboard of an acoustic guitar being made of solid wood, rather than being laminated. However, just because the top is solid, it does not necessarily mean the sound automatically benefits from this feature. The tone of the instrument only improves significantly when the whole guitar is built correctly to really release the energy a solid soundboard can generate. Artist Series is built to do exactly this.

Each model is designed to get the best out if its components, and for them to work together to produce a tone and player experience, rarely found in affordable instruments. These components include our FST2M bracing system, bi-level bridge, real bone nut and great quality tone woods.

FSTM is a forward shifted X brace design. Both the X braces and asymmetric tone bars are scalloped. Moving the system forward allows for a larger soundboard, which is optimized with a solid maple bridge plate for both strength and energy.

The sound is warm, open and powerful, and both the treble and bass registers are clearly present and balanced in relation to each other. These guitars feel right and are exciting to play and responsive. Dig in and they shout right back at you, treat them gently and they whisper and respond instantly to the lightest strum or pick.

The solid ‘A’ grade Mahogany tops are hand selected from quarter-sawn wood. This ensures consistent quality, and its no secret better guitars are made from better wood. Our tops not only look great but they are stiff and strong and finely grained.

Subscribe to House of Musical Traditions mailing list
Email:

Join our mailing list!

Enter your e-mail address to subscribe to our Google Group mailing list (you'll receive an email asking you to confirm your subscription). Or you can visit this group to join from our Group website. If you don't already have a Google account (or gmail address), you'll be asked to create one, which is linked to the email address of your choosing.

We use this mailing list to send out announcements about workshops, concerts, sales, festivals, and other special events we host/sponsor/participate in. We don't send out more than 1 e-mail per week, and we never share or sell your contact information. We hate spam just as much as you do! We'd love to keep you in touch with what's happening at House of Musical Traditions. You always have the option to unsubscribe or change your email address.