The Taylor 314ce – An Acoustic Electric Guitar That Really Sings
The Taylor 314ce has second to none projection. It has some features that make it sound loud and clear. An excellent pickup system and shape, to name only a few. There aren’t many acoustic-electric guitars on the market that project like this one.
This guitar has a very good pickup system in the Expression Electronics System. A more organic sound is achieved through this system than other systems. It has dynamic sensors and tone controls that are very sensitive. This sensitivity allows them to almost perfectly capture string vibrations. The system gives the guitar great stage credentials.
The Taylor Guitars 314ce Grand Auditorium Acoustic Electric Guitar has a very specific sound. Many love the sound of this guitar. It has the classic Taylor sound but with a little something extra. It has been described as having a more modern, rock acoustic sound. It contains a mid-range of clarity and a balanced treble range. The bass is not at all booming but it is indeed very full.
The Taylor 314 sounds wonderful and is very easy to play thanks to its very solid design. The body is excellently built. The top is made from solid sitka spruce. Lovely African mahogany is used for the sides of the guitar and also the back. This choice of woods combine to give that wonderful, open, balanced tone that Taylor guitars are so famous for. The left hand can clutch the neck with the greatest of ease thanks to the excellent craftsmanship that has gone into it. The guitar is easier to play than most, thanks to this design. This also improves your playing. The strings are also very perfectly spaced to allow equally for fingerstyle and flapicking. This gives the guitar some added versatility.
The Taylor 314ce is a lovely piece of craftsmanship. It is shaped as a Grand Auditorium Cutaway. There are many benefits to this shape and size. For the sound, it adds fullness and voice. Compared to the dreadnaught and Jumbo design, it is probably a little better. These designs are much more tiring than the Grand Auditorium Cutaway design and make it much harder to play for extended lengths of time.
This guitar is very beautiful. The woods used in its design as well as some other excellent choices have made for one classy looking guitar. A lovely satin finish adorns the top, back and sides of the guitar. This is completed with a lovely ebony bridge and fret board. This stunning look is furthered by a gloss top, pearl inlays and chrome Taylor tuners. At the end of the day this is one of the best looking guitars available.
The Taylor 314-ce has been very well built and designed. Its pickup system is very good. The shape is a good choice. Indeed, there are many factors that give this guitar its sound. The Taylor 314ce sound projection truly is second to none.