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And it gets better with age. Courtesy of a solid top, this Ortega Left Handed Classical offers sound that just keeps on giving. So the more you play and as this top tonewood ages, the richer it'll sound. Delicious. This is the next step to tonal greatness, so enhance your music, and reap the benefits of a stunning solid top.
Made with solid a North American cedar top, you have a dark, indulgent warmth that shimmers with sweetness and a distinct mellow edge. It's a charming, authentic tone that gives this RCE131L a truly classic character. And like all traditional classical guitars, this Ortega Left Handed Classical loves to be picked too. It responds incredibly to a lighter touch. Making it a fantastic instrument for digging deep into your creativity, and unleashing that fingerpicking master. Pair that with a punchy mahogany body, and you have plenty of warmth, resonance and tonal class. Expect to excel throughout a range of techniques from traditional classical and flamenco styles to modern picking and more alternative nylon-string styles. And most of all, you can really showcase your individual flair. Instantly recognisable classical charisma, in your hands.
Tradition with a twist
Distinctive, responsive, comfortable. The Ortega RCE131L feels natural to hold, and it's perfect for putting your own spin on classic fingerstyle. It excels when playing fast arpeggios and more traditional techniques. While its immersive sweetness and rumbling richness creates the perfect platform for classical enthusiasts. It features an authentic classical cutaway body for that mellow, distinctive charm and a traditional neck too. With an authentic bone nut and 52 mm width, playability pays homage to all those nylon string acoustics that defined an era. No matter your style, whether you're a classical traditionalist, a Spanish-driven fingerpicker, or full of soul and looking to break the mould of the nylon-string world. The Ortega RCE131L Classical can take you there.
Take to the stage
Electronics that faithfully capture your tone. And that's how it should be. So this Ortega RCE131L comes equipped with their MagusPro with a built-in tuner. A meticulous design that delivers your solid top's stunning tone with impact. Clear, defined, strong. There's simply nothing to stop you unleashing your persona, in any live setting. So head to the stage or studio without restriction, while having an instrument it's perfect for home recording too. Plus, you'll always be pitch perfect courtesy of an accurate built-in tuner. And, with traditional style, your next live performance is certain to ooze authenticity.
Ortega's innovative 12 hole bridge. A groundbreaking overall improvement that's designed to enhance your tone. And make your guitar-life easier. This special design enhances the RCE131L's solid cedar top. Making it produce a speedier, even more dynamic response with plenty of depth. So your music thrives with indulgent classical elegance. Plus, this bridge makes string changes a quicker, easier, slicker experience. Convenient, right?
Peace of mind
Deluxe protection. It's worth having. So this Ortega Left Handed Classical comes with a deluxe Ortega gig bag included. Fabulous. No matter your skill, a gig bag is always going to be a vital part of a playing routine. Whether you're constantly on the go, travelling, heading to class, or jamming in the sunshine. This deluxe gig bag ensures you have peace of mind along the way. Offering splash, scratch-free protection that keeps this RCE131L safely tucked away from dirt and grime when not in use. Or while travelling. Plus, a large front pocket is perfect for keeping smaller accessories and sheet music too. So you're good to go, anytime.
Body & Bridge
- Top Material: Solid North American Cedar
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Body Type: Classical
- Bridge Material: Ortega Guitars 12-Hole Bridge - Rosewood
- Colour: Natural
- Finish: Gloss
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Number of Frets: 19
- Scale Length: 650 mm
- Nut Width: 52 mm
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware Colour: Chrome/White
- Electronics: Ortega MagusPro Electronics
- Tuning Machines: Classical
- Strings: Savarez 510CJ
- Includes: Deluxe Gig Bag