Fans of Gypsy-Jazz guitar as well as guitar aficionados of every stripe will applaud Saga's re-introduction of the classic Selmer-Maccaferri style jazz guitar...the NEW Gitane D-500! All measurements and characteristic features of this guitar were faithfully recreated to make this the highest quality and affordable guitar of this kind on the market today!
Saga has once again scooped the industry with a twist on a classic Selmer style guitar design. With its oval sound hole, and solid peghead, longer scale length and rosewood back and sides...its sure to become a collectors item!
A faithful recreation of a rare original vintage Selmer guitar as played by and a favorite of John Jorgenson. "I took it with me to Samois...and it held its own in many a jam session, with a lead tone audible over as many as 8 rhythm guitars all playing at once!"
Every Jazz guitarist of every style will want the new Gitane Electric Gypsy Jazz Guitar! It's a small guitar that sounds BIG in any room — and Fishman's very latest state-of-the-art electronics give you the purest, most natural guitar sound, without a trace of distortion. The latest version of Fishman's Aura System, a Saga exclusive, gives the player an infinite range of tonal shading and effects, and the combined engineering skills of Gitane and Fishman have produced an acoustic-electric tone like you've never heard. Just plug into any amplifier or sound system and you are ready to go! Cutting-edge electronic technology is only one aspect of this fabulous Jazz Guitar. The slim, fast neck and horizontal cutaway offer easy access to the highest reaches of the fretboard. The beautiful finish and fastidious attention to detail that characterize every Gitane will appeal to every guitarist of every style. Whether you play Gypsy Jazz, BeBop, Latin, Blues or you-name-it — the Gitane DG-455 is the one acoustic-electric guitar that can do it all!
Guitar Gallery is an acoustic instrument store at 38 Johnston St, Fitzroy, Vic 3065. Gerry Hale owns the store and all staff are musicians who know the instruments stocked and can probably play them for you. We source the most affordable instruments for beginners as well as remarkable instruments of every kind for the professional player.