"I picked one up late March and a few months ago has replaced my 414ce as my favorite to play. I have only been at this a little more than 2 years so I am very short on talent and experience. But as a beginner I find it easier to learn on. Also very…"
This group provides members an opportunity to discuss experiences and advice regarding amplifying guitars and voices for various venues. Not to be limited to any particular system, but rather examining all reasonable options.
"Your story is similar to mine. Picked up guitar for 1st time about 15 months ago shortly before turning 50. I took lessons for 3 months once a week but m work hours made keeping that commitment difficult plus it gets expensive over time. I lost…"
"You're on the right track. #1 criteria should be to buy a guitar that feels good to play. I bought the mini-jumbo size for the same reason. After two years of playing my Maritime-MJ, I can't imagine doing without…"
"I bought my Martin under similar circumstances ... could not find a Seagull Maritime anywhere to play.
A 400-level Taylor is a terrific instrument that I'm sure you're going to thoroughly enjoy!
To me, this is where Seagull suffers…"
"I wanted to let those here know how I made out. I was not able to find a local store with a Maritime or Performer. So, I started playing other makes. Fender, Taylor, Yamaha, Martin, etc at local GC. Something about the Taylor sound grabbed my…"
"You could also consider the Simon & patrick family. They have many spruce topped models and they use B-nand electronics. The quantum pickups are great, but I personally think that B-band is better. (just my humble opinion)"
"I was able to try a folk Mosaic.. It felt too small and did not as full as I would like. The S6 I tried was an original (not slim) so I think it was 1.8". As I think back over the weekend, I had a pretty good time seeking out the various…"
"If you're more comfortable AND you like the tone of the MJ better AND it's suitable for the musical style you're going for, go for it. I wouldn't recommend picking that body style if it's only for comfort. The…"