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Taylor Custom Grand Auditorium 2010 "Wood And Steel" - Figured Rosewood


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Pick Up An Extremely Rare 2010 Taylor Rosewood Reserve Build Grand Auditorium Model - And It's New! With A Sitka Spruce Top, Uniquely Figured Rosewood Back And Sides, And 900 Series Appointments

Hidden within the fabled labyrinth below Chuck Levin's, this dusky jewel now emerges into the light. Featured in Taylor's 2010 -"Wood And Steel-" magazine, there were only five of these built.

ROSEWOOD RESERVE BUILD

In 2010, five sets of select figured Indian rosewood were utilized to create an ultra-limited offering of custom Grand Auditoriums, each one topped with premium Sitka spruce and voiced with Adirondack CV bracing. This unusual model features 900 Series appointment styling and incorporates Taylor's Expression System.

The rosewood back boasts a beautifully mottled figure with an elegant mingling of earthy hues, including rich espresso, deep-toned ocher, and a reddish cast, while a rich bloodwood center strip and binding provide a striking visual counterpoint. On its front, the bloodwood also adorns the soundhole, fretboard, and peghead. 

Additional appointments include a figured rosewood backstrap, a laser engraved Victorian inlay design, a green heart abalone rosette around the soundhole, and antique Gotoh tuners.

Introducing Rosewood Reserve

-"Ten sets of select figured Indian rosewood have made for an ultra-limited offering of five custom Grand Auditoriums and five Grand Concerts, each topped with premium Sitka spruce and voiced with Adirondack CV bracing. The rosewood backs boast beautifully mottled figure with an elegant mingling of earthy hues, including rich espresso, deep-toned ocher, and a reddish cast, while a rich bloodwood center strip and binding provide a striking visual counterpoint. On the front, the bloodwood also adorns the soundhole, fretboard, and peghead. Additional appointments include a figured rosewood backstrap, our new laser engraved Victorian inlay design, a green heart abalone rosette, and antique Gotoh tuners-".

- Wood And Steel Magazine


SPECIFICATIONS

GENERAL

  • Build: Rosewood Reserve, Custom
  • Body Style: Grand Auditorium
  • Model: 2010-GACSTM-WDSTEEL

BODY

  • Back And Sides: Figured Rosewood
  • Top: Premium Select Sitka Spruce
  • Bracing: Adirondack CV Bracing
  • Binding Material: Bloodwood
  • Purfling Material: Fiber
  • Purfling Body-Top: B/W/B/W/W/B
  • Rosette: AB - Green Heart - R. Taylor - 900 Series Style
  • Body Finish: Gloss, Natural
  • Bridge: Ebony

NECK

  • Scale Length: 25-1/2-"
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck Wood: Mahogany
  • Peghead Type: Standard 
  • Peghead Veneer: Ebony
  • Peghead Logo Inlay: Taylor Mother of Pearl
  • Peghead Finish: Gloss
  • Neck Profile: Standard Carve
  • Neck Width: 1-3/4-"
  • Fingerboard Inlay: 800 Series Victorian Pattern
  • Neck Finish: Satin w/ Gloss Backstrap

OTHER

  • Bridge Pins: Ebony With Abalone Dots
  • Tuners: Gotoh Gold
  • Nut/Saddle: Bone
  • Electronics: Taylor Expression
  • Case: Deluxe Hardshell, Brown

Manufacturer: Taylor Guitars
Model: 2010-GACSTM-WDSTEEL
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I250798-1-B

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