The Francisco Esteve 9C/B Classical Guitar is a great all solid instrument. Suggested for serious players, graduated students, professionals, and all guitar lovers. The Esteve 9C/B has a Canadian Western Cedar top (Thuja Plicata), Indian Rosewood back & sides (Dalbergia latifolia)., Ebony fingerboard (Diospyros ebenum), Cedar Neck (Cedrela odorata) with Ebony bar insert for neck reinforcement. With a predominant Spanish classical timbre, pure clear highs, punchy bass, and a well-balanced tone, this guitar is a pleasure to play. Thanks to the Carbon Fiber harmonica bars, new technology, the guitar feels and sounds robust. The sound is elegant in all senses with great projection, well balanced, and very warm.
Suggested strings are D’Addario J4603 High tension or Savarez Alliance High tension. Included with this guitar are G F S hard-shell case, one extra set of Jose Ramirez Strings, and aUltimate guitar protector. The Esteve 9C/B is handmade by Manuel Adalid in Valencia, Spain. This is really an amazing sound & beautiful guitar to play.