Get a Distinctive Sound and Good Looks - The Breedlove Pursuit Exotic Concertina CE Acoustic Electric Guitar with Myrtlewood Top and Myrtlewood Body
The Pursuit Exotic Concertina Prairie Burst CE is Breedlove’s smaller body acoustic-electric guitar with a warm and balanced sound that emanates from the solid myrtlewood top and myrtlewood back and sides. The smaller Concertina body shape was engineered for a light play style with clean and powerful projection from a small body guitar that is a joy to hold and play.
This one has a 12-fret to body design, this guitar is ideal for the player looking for a more nuanced sound with more tonal complexity, and comfortable playing experience. Featuring the reliable and great sounding LR Baggs EAS electronic system, it can also be plugged in for amplification.
With a versatile play style conducive to strumming and fingerstyle, it’s the perfect professional grade instrument for players looking for an all-in-one guitar that can stand out and carry the rhythm or be soft, sweet and nuanced when played fingerstyle.
It comes standard with LR Baggs EAS electronics, which are highly reliable and sound fantastic. With the addition of an ebony fretboard, this cutaway Concert body allows for easy access to the entire fretboard.
This is an ideal guitar for everyone from the touring musician to the beginner, and everyone in-between.
Solid Tonewood Top
Along with its body shape, a guitar’s top is the defining element of its sound, driving, through its vibration, the key aspects of volume, tone, sustain and projection. Spruce will, due in part to its famous stiffness-to-weight ratio, ring loud and clear. A solid wood top translates those vibrations with more immediacy and purity of tone, and reacts more directly with the intent of a player. If you are at an intermediate level or above, you will appreciate the instantly recognizable benefits of a solid wood top.
Breedlove guitars feature a slimmer neck profile, which enables comfortable play, even with smaller hands. The hand-rubbed, semi-gloss Breedlove neck finish also contributes to ideal playability. The labor-intensive finish process includes precise finish coat applications, fine sanding, and hand buffing and rubbing.
The Concertina Body Shape
Breedlove’s small body guitar, delivering a surprisingly clear, crisp, loud sound. It’s 12-frets to the body design make it a joy to play. Extensive Sound Optimization™ engineering has resulted in a body shape that has a bigger sound and is more comfortable to play than a traditional parlor.
Breedlove Pinless Bridge
Breedlove’s pinless Delta bridge is a distinctive element, alright, with a sleek, modern contour that adds an extra bit of unexpected beauty to every instrument, from Discovery to Legacy. But it also adds welcome functionality while anchoring great sound. Beginners love the fact that string changes are much easier without having to wrestle a traditional pin bridge. Pros love it for the same reason! No more looking for lost pins during a fast backstage string swap. And its low profile makes for perfect right hand damping.
Myrtlewood Top, Back And Sides
Popularized by Breedlove, myrtlewood, from the windblown Oregon coast, combines the best elements of rosewood, mahogany and maple—rich bass, warm midrange and clear, bright trebles—for truly versatile guitars. Each sonically distinct instrument is individualized by the gnarled, wildly varied, but always arresting grain patterns.
Limited Lifetime Warranty
Breedlove players around the world can attest: With consistent, proper care, your Breedlove will give you a lifetime of service – and inspiration. New Breedlove instruments, purchased through an authorized Breedlove dealer, are warrantied to be free of defects in materials and workmanship throughout the lifetime of the original owner. In addition to materials and workmanship, Breedlove offers a two-year warranty on tuning machines and electronics packages. Cases and bags are subject to a one-year warranty covering defects in structure and hardware.
- Body Type/Style: Concertina
- Neck Wood: African Mahogany
- Solid Wood Top: Myrtlewood
- Back & Sides: Myrtlewood
- Top Finish: Prairie Burst High Gloss
- Back & Side Finish: High Gloss (Mahogany Stain)
- Fretboard: Indian Laurel
- # Frets: 19
- Nut Width: 1.69"
- Tuners Hardware: Premium Breedlove Chrome w/Black buttons
- Lower Bout Width: 14.75"
- Waist Width: 8.64"
- Upper Bout Width: 10.828"
- Body Length: 19.078"
- Body Depth: 3.25" (neck), 4" (tail)
- String Gauge: Olympia Light (.012"-.053")
- Pickup: Breedlove Natural Sound (Microsonic VT HD 2-AAA)
- Bridge: Indian Laurel
- Binding: Black (6mm)
- Inlay: 3mm MOP Plastic Dots Offset
- Scale Length: 25.0"
- Sound Hole: 3.875"
- Case: N/A
Manufacturer: Breedlove Guitars
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details