Alvarez MPA70E-LRB Parlor Electro Acoustic Guitar (2016)

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  • Sitka Spruce Top Produces Clear, Sustained Sound
  • Rosewood Back and Sides Adds Complex Overtones
  • OM Body Size for Comfortable Playability
  • Gloss Finish with Pearloid Binding for a Stunning Look

Alvarez MPA70E-LRB Parlor Electro Acoustic Guitar (2016)


The Alvarez MPA70E-LRB Electro Acoustic Guitar combines comfortable playability with stunning looks. The parlor body is comfortable and lightweight whilst producing emphasised high frequencies. The solid Sitka spruce top has a clear projection with sustained tones. The Rosewood back and sides add complex overtones to your overall sound, whilst maintaining clarity. This model is equipped with an LR Baggs StagePro EQ and Element Pick Up, which transfers your sound with accuracy and high quality. The cutaway feature allows easy access to the highest frets.

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LR Baggs StagePro For Added Volume

With the additional LR Baggs StagePro EQ and Element Pick Up, the MPA70E delivers a powerful volume for larger events. This innovative Element was engineered to mirror the soundboard’s actual movement as you play, and features a flexible film sensor only 2 thousandths of an inch thick which picks up the guitar’s most delicate nuances. In addition, its discreet EQ sidemount located on the upper bout, allows you to effortlessly achieve the perfect tone and features phase inversion and Garrett Null notch filter controls deliver warm, pristine sound even under the most challenging conditions. Furthermore, a built-in chromatic tuner provides fast and easy tuning, and includes battery access that is hidden beneath the control panel, maintaining a clean, classy look that doesn't take away from the overall design.

Sitka Spruce & Rosewood

Crafted from a solid, AA grade Sitka spruce top, the Alvarez MPA70E-LRB offers a traditional appearance and a superb tone. This stunning Sitka spruce top has been especially hand selected from quarter-sawn wood, and produces a crisp, versatile tone suitable for many styles of playing. The MPA70E-LRB produces a powerful, direct sound and will retain its clarity when you strum hard. As well as Sitka spruce, Rosewood adds complexity and depth to your overall sound. This balance offers swelling tones that keep your playing inspiring and clear. Both woods’ grains are inspected thoroughly for the highest quality cut.


The Alvarez MPA66ESHB Electro Acoustic Guitar features a Parlor body, which is slightly smaller than an average sized guitar. The Parlor shape offers a balanced tone with a powerful projection, and also delivers a perfect mid-range tone. This type of body shape has recently had a resurgence with modern players, due to its versatility and compact size, making it a favourite with travelling musicians. Its compact size also accommodates fingerpicking players, as its nipped in waist means it can be held closer to the body.


Body & Bridge

  • Top Wood: Solid AA Sitka Spruce
  • Back & Sides Wood: Solid East Indian Rosewood
  • Shape: Parlor
  • Bracing System: FST2M - Forward Shifted, Scalloped X
  • Bridge: Bi-Level Rosewood
  • Colour: Natural
  • Finish: Gloss
  • Overall Length: 985mm
  • Body Width: 359mm
  • Body Depth at Heel: 92mm
  • Body Depth at Base: 96mm

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck Finish: 50/50 Semi Gloss
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Inlays: Paua Abalone & Mother of Pearl
  • Number of Frets: 18
  • Neck Joint: 12th Fret
  • Scale: 610mm
  • Nut Width: 44.45mm

Electronics & Hardware

  • Electronics: LR Baggs StagePro EQ And Element Pick Up
  • Purfling: 1.5mm Paua Abalone
  • Headstock Plate: Rosewood
  • Nut & Saddle: Real Bone
  • Tuners: Premium Die Cast Gold
  • Tuner Buttons: Ebony
  • Binding: Flamed Maple and Pearloid
  • Bridge Pins: Ebony
  • Strings: D’Addario EXP