Alhambra 4P Left-Handed Solid Top Classical Guitar
Made in Spain, these mid-range guitars are well aimed at students undertaking classical guitar examinations. As such, they are ideal for intermediate level players undertaking further serious and rigorous studies.
The selection of tone woods and materials is excellent, with particular care and time devoted in each of the individual components. As a result, these guitars make excellent partners for advanced students requiring a good instrument to improve their technique and musicality.
- Level: Intermediate study
- Scale: 650
- Top: Solid Cedar or Solid Spruce
- Back and Sides: Laminated Indian Rosewood
- Fret board: Solid Ebony
- Machine heads: Gold
As it’s a well-featured and excellent value instrument, the Alhambra 4P would suit a student or intermediate left-handed classical guitar player very well. Its right-handed 4P sibling is the biggest seller at the intermediate level, here in Australia.
The solid soundboard is cedar and back & sides are laminated Indian rosewood. The fingerboard is ebony, while the bridge and headstock veneer are rosewood. The tuners are gold plated and there is a colourful rosette. The guitar is strung with D’Addario EXP extra-high tension strings, which gives this guitar a loud, clear voice. The solid cedar soundboard results in a wonderfully rich tone.
The voluntary reviewers on Harmony Central rated this instrument 9 out of 10 for sound quality and gave it an overall rating of 93%.
Among the things they wrote:
- ”This is a SUPERB guitar.”
- “The setup was excellent”
- “The tone just gets better on my 4P”
- “For a mid price Spanish guitar, it represents real value for money”