Excerpt: My brother bought this guitar as a first guitar back in 1997 or 1998. He was just starting out and it was recommended by the man at the music shop. We use Sheets & Sons Music in Heath, OH. They have a great selection and our very knowledgeable.
Summary: Acoustically, it is bright for such a big body. Perhaps it was because of the cutaway. I wish the sound were deeper and darker. I played it unplugged with my wife on the piano, and it prevails against the onslaught of her Yamaha.