Taylor 416ce-R Electro Acoustic Guitar (2016)

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  • Includes Deluxe Taylor Hard Case
  • Expression System 2 Pickup for Accurate Sound Transfer
  • Venetian Cutaway Allows Easy Access to Top Frets
  • Grand Symphony Shape Delivers Rich, Bold Voice
  • Sitka Spruce Accommodates a Versatile Range of Playing Styles

Taylor 416ce-R Electro Acoustic Guitar (2016)


The Taylor 416ce-R Electro Acoustic Guitar is suitable to a wide variety of different playing styles thanks to its Grand Symphony body shape. Crafted from a beautiful Sitka Spruce Top, with Indian Rosewood back and sides, the 416ce-R makes a bold strummer, yielding a full spectrum of sound with strong, sparkling treble richness. Clean, modern details include crisp white binding, Italian acrylic dot fretboard inlays, and a three-ring rosette make the 416ce-R a stunning instrument. Equipped with a Venetian cutaway that not only provides a traditional shape, but also offers greater access to the upper frets. Enhance your sound with the built-in Expression System 2, which delivers clear, natural-sounding amplified tone for gigging or recording. Includes a deluxe hardshell case for transportation.

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Grand Symphony

The Taylor 416ce-R features a Grand Symphony body shape, which delivers a rich, powerful acoustic voice. It can be compared to a Grand Auditorium body shape, yet features a powerful boost thanks to its expanded physical dimensions of a slightly wider waist and a bigger lower bout. The Grand Symphony body shape is an ideal choice for strummers, pickers and dynamic players, due to its fullness, volume and sustain.

Sitka Spruce and Indian Rosewood

The Taylor 416ce-R, features a beautiful Sitka Spruce top and offers a broad dynamic range and yielding crisp articulation. Sitka Spruce is the most commonly used wood for guitar tops as it generates a broad dynamic range and accommodates numerous playing styles, from aggressive strumming to fingerpicking. This stunning tonewood is contrasted with Indian Rosewood back and sides, and provides the Taylor 416ce-R with a throaty growl. Rosewood is a versatile tonewood and offers a wide range of possibilities. It is particularly an ideal choice for blues and bluegrass players, as it delivers a fuller low end with a brighter treble, and clear articulation. The overall sound of the Taylor 416ce-R provides a traditional sound that is perfect for many players.

Venetian Cutaway

The Venetian Cutaway is renowned for its soft, round lines. This type of Cutaway allows easier access tot he upper frets, and enables you with more freedom throughout the fingerboard.

Expression System 2

The Taylor 416ce-R not only boasts stunning tonewoods and craftsmanship, it is also equipped with Expression system 2. The revolutionary pickup system delivers the latest in innovation in acoustic guitar amplification. Equipped with a saddle pickup that features three uniquely positioned and individually calibrated pickup sensors. The location of these three sensors enables a more dynamic range of acoustic sound to be captured than ever before. The Expression system 2 produces exceptional amplified tone and responsiveness either on stage through a PA, plugged into your favorite acoustic amplifier, or direct into recording software.


  • Includes Taylor Deluxe Hardshell Brown Case for easy Transportation
  • Expression System 2 Pickup for Accurate Sound Transfer
  • Sitka Spruce Top for Classic, Clear Sound and accommodates a versatile range of playing styles
  • Venetian Cutaway Allows Easy Access to Top Frets
  • Tropical Mahogany Neck with Ebony Fingerboard
  • Grand Symphony Body Shape delivers Rich, piano-like bass, strong midrange, and thick trebles
  • Body Shape offers Strong volume when strumming or flatpicking, and responsive clarity with a light attack.
  • Forward Shifted Patterned Bracing with Relief Rout


Body & Bridge

  • Body Shape: Grand Symphony
  • Back/ Side Wood: Indian Rosewood
  • Top Material: Sitka Spruce
  • Finish: Gloss
  • Bridge:Ebony
  • Bridge Pins: Ebony
  • Bracing: Forward Shifted Pattern with Relief Rout
  • Scale Length: 25-1/2"
  • Body Depth: 4 5/8"

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck Wood: Tropical Mahogany
  • Neck Joint: Scarf
  • Neck Width: 1-3/4"
  • Fretboard Inlay: 4mm Dot Italian Acrylic
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Fretboard Wood: Ebony
  • Neck Finish: Satin

Electronics & Hardware

  • Pickup/ Preamp: Expression System® 2
  • Tuners: Taylor Nickel
  • Buttons: Nickel
  • Heel Cap Binding: White
  • Pickguard: Tortoise
  • Peghead Logo: Taylor Colorcore
  • Truss Rod Cover: Indian Rosewood
  • Includes: Taylor Deluxe Hard Case