The Takamine ES31C Jasmine Cutaway Acoustic Electric Guitar is an excellent Acoustic for budding guitarists.The ES31C Jasmine is a high-value Dreadnought with a Nato body, impressive gloss finish, Spruce top and Rosewood fingerboard. Great features at a great price, the chrome plated tuning machines will keep this guitar tuned up and ready to jam for years to come.Inside every Jasmine, you’ll find the heart and soul of a Takamine. Their finest luthiers oversee every aspect of the design, construction, and quality control of these beautiful looking, beautiful sounding guitars. The electronics system in these models includes a piezo pickup under the bridge and a control section with volume and tone controls.If you could see inside a Jasmine Dreadnought by Takamine, you’d see its true beauty. Skilled craftsmen, using time-tested construction methods along with contemporary styling, have created acoustic/electrics with powerful resonance. Thanks to built-in preamps and sensitive pickups, these instruments have a clean and distinct bass and treble range.