Sunlite GCN 800
Like it’s counterpart the Sunlite GCN 600, the GCN 800 guitar is the perfect choice as a beginner acoustic guitar for the young child. It’s also a great choice as a travel size guitar for the seasoned player. The instrument is made with a spruce top, basswood back, nato neck & sides and maple bridge. Nato wood is similar to tone woods like mahogany and Nato wood is used in brands such as Epiphone, Yamaha and Takamine. Sonokeling is a type of rosewood that is used frequently in many popular brands of guitars as well.
A beginner acoustic guitar ought to be lite, comfortable and of good quality. That is what you get with this instrument. The guitar is a 36″ scale length and is outfitted with nylon strings. This would be recommended for students aged 9-11 or any student who is not comfortable using a full sized classical guitar. Nylon strings are softer in comparison to steel strings and make it easier/more comfortable for any beginner. It has good playability making it a great first guitar, usable for several years before it is time for an upgrade. Rest assured, this is a REAL instrument and not some toy guitar that sounds like tin! Enjoy it for yourself, your daughter or your son!