The Yamaha GL1 Guitalele is an instrument that boasts the best of both worlds. Experience a compact-sized ukulele with the expanded tonal avenues thanks to its six-string design. So, if you're a uke player wanting to transition to guitar while maintaining the sonic nature that the four-string instrument withholds, or simply seeking a musical outlet for your little one, the GL1 is the best option for you.
This compact model has been sculpted from a range of materials that all offer their own unique tonal qualities, combining to produce beautiful harmonics that are sure to effortlessly resonate for the perfect performance. The body features both spruce and meranti for a wide dynamic range and well-balanced tone across the spectrum. But that's not all, this Guitalele comes oozing Yamaha quality for an experience you'll forever treasure. And, there's even a gig bag included to keep you GL1 safe from scuffs and scratches. Take your next steps in music and do it with Yamaha.
Product Ref: 63124
This hybrid instrument has been designed with four different tone woods. These include a spruce top, meranti body, nato neck, and a Sonokeling fingerboard and bridge. Each of these produce their own unique tonal qualities that combine to ensure this Guitalele delivers a warm and balanced tone with a clear response. You can also guarantee that your tone is well-balanced and strong across the spectrum. With these incredible tones, this model is perfect for developing your technique.
Its neck has also been carefully designed to ensure that your playability is as perfect as possible. Its length has been scaled down and paired with elegant contours that allow for accurate playing and fretting, alongside a comfort that is unmatched. Topping off the GL1's neck is a lacquer finish. Thanks to this, your instrument is protected from humidity and will look sleek and new for performances to come. Not only that, but it also helps your hand effortlessly glide between each fret for articulate playing.