Martin D-28 Elvis Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar Natural
An American Classic!
Many discerning guitarists instantly name the D-28 as their all-time favorite Martin, and the Martin D-28 acoustic guitar is the standard all guitars are compared to. Often referred to as "cannons", the D-28 acoustic has that classic rich tone and big projection that's perfect for stage and studio. When you're looking for that classic, room-filling acoustic guitar sound, then you need a Martin D-28 acoustic guitar!
Martin D-28 Acoustic Guitar at a Glance:
- Big sound, full bass
- Quality tonewoods deliver timeless tone
- The Martin dreadnought is a cornerstone of modern music
Big sound, full bass
The Martin D-28 acoustic guitar offers the deep bass response that's made Martin dreadnoughts so popular. Yet it also has a high-end presence that sings out even in heavy instrumentation. Martin's D-28 is both loud and subtle, and has a quick response. The powerful voice and full sound of the D-28 has made it a staple in the Bluegrass world.
Quality tonewoods deliver timeless tone
A quality acoustic guitar is all about the wood, and the Martin D-28 delivers no-compromise quality. The top is of solid Sitka spruce for big projection and spectacular note clarity. It's back and sides are made of solid East Indian rosewood, a classic Martin material. A solid wood neck with solid black ebony fingerboard gives the Martin D-28 awesome playing ease to match its awesome sound!
The Martin dreadnought is a cornerstone of modern music
In the early part of the twentieth century, the history of the modern guitar began. Martin's early dreadnoughts set into motion the guitar's prominent role in modern music and set the standard for tone quality in acoustic guitars. Martin dreadnoughts became known for resonant warm tones, quality craftsmanship, and tasteful styling. For those reasons, Martin guitars became an important part of the music written and performed by the stars of the '20s and '30s. And the rest, as they say, is history.
Martin D-28 Acoustic Guitar Features:
- Iconic dreadnought design and tone from Martin
- Solid Sitka spruce top for amazing projection and great note definition
- Solid East Indian rosewood back and sides for a well-balanced tonal range
- Focused low frequency response that sounds tight, never boomy
- Square-taper headstock with solid East Indian rosewood headplate stays true to Martin's heritage
- Hardshell case included
|Number of Strings||6|
|Body Shape||Dreadnought 14-Fret|
|Body Style||No Cutaway|
|Finish||Polished Gloss (top, back, and sides), Satin (neck)|
|Top Wood||Solid Sitka Spruce|
|Back & Sides Wood||Solid East Indian Rosewood|
|Body Bracing||Standard X, 5/16" Solid Sitka Spruce|
|Neck Wood||Select Hardwood|
|Fingerboard Material||Solid Black Ebony|
|Fingerboard Inlay||Style 28|
|Neck Shape||Low Profile|
|Number of Frets||20 (total), 14 (clear)|
|Tuning Machines||Chrome Enclosed with Large Buttons|
|Bridge Material||Solid Black Ebony|
|Nut/Saddle Material||Bone/16" Radius Compensated Bone|