Ask an Expert
Fast & Free Shipping
Free Deluxe Set-up
Introducing the Taylor AD22e American Dream Grand Concert, an acoustic guitar that boasts a Mahogany Top with a Shaded Edgeburst Finish. This exceptional instrument the Grand Concert body style with a mahogany top and v-class bracing, granting unparalleled playability and a transparent, well-defined tonality.
Setting itself apart from the AD21e, the AD22e is a compact but full-size guitar incorporates V-Class bracing, which augments volume, sustain, and tonal purity across the neck. The fusion of Sapele and Neo-Tropical Mahogany in the AD22e's construction results in a pronounced midrange emphasis, making it especially fitting for fingerstyle musicians and recording aficionados who seek a compact, full-sized guitar experience. The AD22e sits between the AD21e and larger Grand Pacific AD27e in size and output.
The AD22e showcases outstanding craftsmanship, featuring beveled body edges, a tasteful single-ring maple/black/maple rosette, and elegant 4mm dot inlays fashioned from Italian acrylic. Taylor's nickel tuners deliver precise tuning, while the striking faux firestripe pickguard adds visual depth. The smoked Eucalyptus fingerboard further elevates the guitar's aesthetic appeal.
Designed with a Grand Theater body shape and a 24.875-inch scale length, the AD22e ensures comfortable playability for a variety of hand sizes and techniques. The instrument's 1.75-inch nut width caters to a diverse range of finger placements and playing styles.
Outfitted with the Taylor ES2 electronics system, the AD22e provides control over volume, bass, and treble, enabling guitarists to fine-tune their sound for any performance scenario. The shaded edgeburst matte finish of the AD22e not only pays homage to the vintage inspiration of mahogany-topped guitars but also enhances the instrument's visual allure by extending to the back, sides, top, and neck heel, seamlessly blending aesthetic choices from the past with modern innovation.
For secure storage and transportation, the AD22e includes a durable brown AeroCase. The guitar is strung with D'Addario XS Coated Phosphor Bronze, Light Gauge strings, which offer a balanced tonality and enduring performance. In summary, the Taylor AD22e American Dream Grand Concert is a unique, high-quality instrument that blends innovative design, remarkable tonality, and exceptional playability.
- V-Class bracing
- Taylor ES2 electronics standard
- Durable and lightweight Taylor AeroCase included
- Vintage inspired matte burst finish with firestripe guard
- Warm focused mid-range from Mahogany top
- Compact and comfortable Grand Concert body style
|Top Material:||Neo-Tropical Mahogany|
|Neck Material:||Neo-Tropical Mahogany|
|Fingerboard Material:||Smoked Eucalyptus|
|Fingerboard Inlay:||4mm Dot|
|Body Shape:||Grand Concert|
|Tuning Machines:||Taylor Nickel Mini-Tuners|
|Controls:||Volume, Bass, Treble|
|Finish:||Shaded Edgeburst Matte Finish|
|Strings:||D’Addario XS Coated Phosphor Bronze, Light Gauge|