Great tone and playability - a true bargain. The Yamaha C40BL Classical Acoustic is ready for the hands of an aspiring player, beginner, or young musician. An easy-to-play acoustic that boasts Yamaha's standards of excellence.
A combination of spruce and meranti produce a warm, resonant and versatile tone, perfect for achieving numerous playing styles. Its full size classical body offers a distinctive, mellow sound whilst providing comfort and great playability.
A stylish black finish and a traditional slotted headstock offer a modern classical look, complemented by authentic hardware. Develop skills and improve technique with an unmistakable Yamaha feel and tone. A long-lasting legacy that continues to power many musical journeys. Start yours today!
Product Ref: 123230
To ensure a beautiful sound that belies its price tag, the Yamaha C40BL Classical features a spruce top with meranti back and sides. Spruce produces an exceptional all-rounded tone that's sweet and smooth enough for many styles of music. Paired with meranti back and sides, the C40BL produces a rich, full and distinct acoustic sound. The overall tone produced is incredibly versatile, and responsive to a wide variety of playing styles, making it perfect for improving technique and developing skills.
Constructed from nato, the C40BL's neck offers a quick and dynamic response. Perfect for traditional, classical and Spanish inspired techniques. It also offers comfort in each position up and down the neck due to a traditional rounded profile. Furthermore, the neck is topped with a rosewood fingerboard that provides a smooth and natural feel for the left hand. Its rosewood fingerboard also adds clarity and warmth to the guitar's overall sound.
The C40BL has a classical body, tailored by Yamaha to ensure great tone, performance, and playability. Equipped with nylon strings, the guitar produces distinct tone. Additionally, the overall sound is mellow, warm, and rich, making it perfect for flamenco and classic genres. The classical body itself also produces a familiar sound, perfectly-suited to traditional classical styles and more modern techniques. Furthermore, its classical body also offers a comfortable playing experience thanks to its more compact size. Perfect for beginners or the developing player wanting to improving technique, compose, and experiment with more traditional fingerstyle.