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Old 02-16-2019, 01:00 PM
lkjjr lkjjr is offline
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Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Northeast Georgia
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Another vote for Cordoba. I was recently in a similar hunt to yours (see my other posts for more detail). The guitar that finally "nailed" it for me was a Cordoba Orchestra CE. It is at the upper end of the "Fusion" line of solid top, laminated B&S models. This model is cedar over rosewood. Really couldn't afford the $800 price tag, but was able to find one in mint condition w/gig bag for just over $500.

The acoustic sound (which was my main decision point) is rich, wonderful, and clear toned with a "bell like" quality. The plugged-in sound is fine for the price point, but does require some quality "conditioning" if used for high quality recording.

Six months + into owning the Orchestra w/zero "buyers remorse." Happy hunting, and let us know where you land and what you think...
1972 Martin D35-S
2007 Larrivee LV 05e
2017 Cordoba Fusion Orchestra
2011 Custom built Vintage “Strat”
198? Electra X930 Vulcan
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