The Yamaha Junior Size Acoustic Guitar with Gig Bag will be easy to play and hold in the hands of a first time or seasoned guitar player who would like to have a smaller sized guitar for easier playing. Yamaha has been known to produce quality guitars and this one is no exception. The wood for this guitar has been picked out and some of the other features include a fingerboard made of rosewood, spruce top, and nato neck. It also plays as beautiful as it looks with its meranti body. This item comes with a gig bag for easier traveling. This is model JR1.
Yamaha Junior Size Acoustic Guitar with Gig Bag Review:
Many customers were pleased by this folk instrument as seen in the average customer rating of 4.0 out of 5; 5 is the highest rating a product can receive. 47% of the customers individually scored the item 5 which is also the highest score possible followed by 34% that gave it a score of 4.
Customers from all sorts of backgrounds liked this item. One of the customers felt that he got a good value on this guitar. He of course noted that this was far from another branded guitar; but this customer felt that for its price it played well and produced quality sound. This reviewer reported that this kind of guitar plays good enough to stand on its own or in a group. He liked that it was small and easy to carry around for example aboard a plane. A mother who bought this for her 9 year old was delighted when she took up the recommendation to buy it so that her daughter would have a guitar to play just right for her size. Another reviewer who has had playing experience for about 40 years also exclaimed that this was a great item.
There were some customers who did not like this folk instrument. A customer complained that it was made out of poor quality as it cracked within only a few weeks of using it for guitar lessons. One other reviewer did not like the quality of the sound even if the strings were replaced. This reviewer who has had guitars also found that the workmanship was questionable since one of the pegs kept coming off and that the tuners were also poor quality. He did not recommend this instrument even for beginners like children.
This item comes from a brand that has been trusted for so many years. We believe that this item will hold to its promise of producing quality sound and that its workmanship displays quality as well. Based on the scoring of this item, we can see that more than half of the customers were overall pleased with this product and that this guitar is a good choice for all ages and all backgrounds. We recommend this guitar for those who would like the joy of playing an instrument fit for their needs and size.