The FG800 follows in the footsteps of Yamaha’s best-selling FG700S Acoustic Guitar. Yamaha’s FG series has consistently been the #1 selling acoustic guitar family of all time, and rightly so. They represent one of the best values in the music industry. Whether you’re a beginning player, or just looking to add another guitar to your collection, the FG800 is a great way to get a high-quality, solid-top acoustic guitar at a very affordable price.
This instrument features outstanding sound quality, smooth playability, and the craftsmanship you expect from a genuine Yamaha instrument. The FG800 includes deluxe features such as scalloped X bracing, die-cast tuners, a solid spruce top, and rosewood fingerboard and bridge. Abalone inlays and a high-gloss finish make this guitar look as good as it sounds.
The heritage of Yamaha folk guitars begin with the FG series. Yamaha’s FG series stretches back into the mid 60’s on the heels of the folk guitar movement in the United States. Moving into the 1970’s, many notable artists were seen playing Yamaha acoustic guitars… Jimmy Page, Paul Simon, James Taylor, and Bruce Springsteen to name a few. Yamaha’s FG series is the #1 selling acoustic guitars of all time. FG guitars are known for quality, dependability, playability and value.