High quality nylon strung classical guitars, combine power and sound characteristics, with exceptional playability and performance.
It’s in this field that the Santos Martinez skilled craftsmen excel, they are experts in the art of making outstanding nylon strung classical and electro-classical guitars, highly respected by amateur, semi-pro and professional players around the world for their playability, visual appeal and exceptional tonal qualities.
The Santos Martinez Estuduiante Classic features a solid B grade cedar soundboard and with a back and sides crafted from sapele, the Estuduiante is a beautiful example.
Fine illustrations of this respected company’s attention to detail include, black ABS body binding, highlighted with attractive multi-bound purfling, a capped heal, detailed rosette inlay, profile-contoured capped headstock with engraved SM logo, and chrome-plated machine heads with white buttons.
Sapele is the tonewood choice for the body, with tonal characteristics leaning towards mahogany, whilst due to its hardness, is a little brighter in the sonic spectrum. Combining this with the naturally warm, gorgeous mellow sound of the sold cedar sound board, the Estuduiante classic has a versatility and exceptional performance that’s ideal for both classical and flamenco styles.
With a beautiful satin finish, the gorgeous Santos Martinez Estuduiante Classic is ideal for electric and steel-strung guitarists making the move to classical, a joy to play at home, in the studio or in concert, performing way beyond its price point
• Top: Solid B Grade Cedar
• Back & Sides: Sapele
• Binding: Black ABS with multi-bound purfling
• Machineheads: Chrome
• SM logo engraved on headstock
• Strings: High Quality USA Made
• Satin finish
About Santos Martinez
One of the purest, most expressive musical sounds is that of the traditional nylon string classical guitar. It is a sound that epitomises the phrase 'it's all in the fingers', a tone resulting from the direct connection of guitarist and instrument.
If you desire an instrument that will take you anywhere from the bedroom to concert halls, the critically-acclaimed range of Santos Martinez classical and electro-classical guitars offers a combination of rich, sweet-toned performance and easy playability at a range of price points.