Epiphone Joe Pass EMPEROR-II PRO Hollow Body Guitar, Wine Red

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  • Honors the "President of Bebop Guitar"
  • A True Archtop Guitar with Classic Bracing and Features
  • Critically Acclaimed New ProBucker
  • Hollow Body Guitar
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty

Epiphone Joe Pass EMPEROR-II PRO Hollow Body Guitar, Wine Red

The New Epiphone Joe Pass EMPEROR-II PRO Hollow Body Guitar in Wine Red is a true archtop with a Select Spruce top and classic ?arch? for optimum tone. Both the back and sides of the product are made from Laminated Flame Maple. The Emperor-II PRO is now available to purchase in three different finishes; Wine Red, Natural, and Joe's favourite, Vintage Sunburst.

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The new Epiphone Joe Pass EMPEROR-II PRO Hollow Body Guitar honors the "President of Bebop Guitar" and one of the most prolific and groundbreaking electric guitarists in the history of jazz. The Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO is an archtop guitar with classic bracing and features.

During Joe's long career, he advanced in harmonic knowledge that made him the premier accompanist for the top singers and soloists in the world of jazz including Les McCaan, Ella Fitzgerald, Chet Baker, Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, and Milt Jackson. The new Joe Pass Emperor II PRO is a tribute to Joe, who was a great inspiration and friend to Epiphone and guitarists throughout the world.


  • Bound "Tortoise" Pickguard with metal "E"
  • A true archtop with a Select Spruce top and classic “arch” for optimum tone
  • Critically acclaimed new ProBucker™ pickups with coil-splitting plus the new Graphtech® NuBone XL™ nut


Body & Bridge

  • Top Material: Select Spruce
  • Top: 5-ply (Ivory/Black)
  • Back and Side: Laminated Flame Top
  • Back: 5-ply (Ivory/Black)
  • Bridge Pickup: Epiphone ProBucker-3™
  • Bridge: Floating Rosewood; Thumbwheel Adjustable height
  • Colours: Vintage Sunburst, Natural, Wine Red
  • "F" Holes: 1-ply (Ivory/Black)
  • Tailpiece: "Vintage "Scroll" Trapeze
  • Pickguard: Bound "Tortoise" Pickguard with metal "E"

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Scale: 24.75”
  • Nut Width: 1.68”
  • Nut: Graphtech® NuBone XL™
  • Neck Joint: Mortise and Tenon
  • Neck Material: 3 pc laminated hard Maple
  • Neck Shape: 1960s SlimTaper™ C-Profile
  • Neck Pickup: Epiphone ProBucker-2™
  • Neck: 5-ply (Ivory/Black)
  • Truss Rod: Adjustable
  • Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply (Black/White) "Joe Pass Emperor-II PRO" in White
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood with pearloid block inlays
  • Frets: 20 medium jumbo
  • Headstock: 5-ply (Ivory/Black)
  • Knobs: Top Hats with metal inserts (Volume/Tone)
  • Strings: DiAddario® 10-46 gauge

Electronic & Hardware

  • Hardware: Nickel (Gold)
  • Machine Heads: Grover® Rotomatic™, 18:1 ratio
  • Hard Case: Optional
  • Controls: Bridge Volume with coil-splitting
  • Controls: Neck Volume with coil-splitting
  • Controls: 3-way pickup selector (toggle) w/ivory toggle