The HG12S is a Grand Auditorium acoustic guitar that feature a solid mahogany top for superior tone that improves with age. Mahogany imparts a warmer tone than spruce or cedar. It also features a mahogany back, sides and neck, a rosewood fingerboard and bridge, diecast tuners for quick, easy and accurate tuning, a Washburn tortoise pickguard and a custom rosette. The versatility of the Grand Auditorium HG12S makes it ideal for both strumming and fingerstyle players. Singer/songwriters will especially find it a useful partner as it's perfect for perfotrming or recording.