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                  Best Grand Theater Shape Guitars in 2023

                  Here you'll find the best Grand Theater shape guitars.

                  We've found exactly 6 guitars like this in production this year. You can use our filters to the left to see only the exact types of guitar you want. You can also click on "Compare" to get a deep spec comparison between two guitars of your choice. This list is updated daily automatically as we add new guitars to our database. We'll show you first the best ones according to our automated scoring system, which takes into account dozens of parameters to determine the build quality, playability, pickups quality, value for money and more.

                  1. Taylor GT K21e

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                  Taylor GT K21e
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 80
                  Build quality 94
                  Value for money 71
                  Overall Score 86
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                  • From Taylor's 2021 Koa series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Hawaiian Koa top
                  • Solid Hawaiian Koa back
                  • Solid Hawaiian Koa sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • West African Crelicam Ebony fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: Expression System 2 Electronics (Preamp/Active)
                  • West African Crelicam Ebony bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Gotoh tuners
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                  Taylor GT K21e
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Black Tusq XL Nut
                  • Electronics
                  • Synthetic Bone Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock

                  2. Taylor GT 811e

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                  Taylor GT 811e
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 80
                  Build quality 89
                  Value for money 74
                  Overall Score 84
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                  • From Taylor's 2020 800 series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
                  • Solid Indian Rosewood back
                  • Solid Indian Rosewood sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • West African Crelicam Ebony fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: Expression System 2 Electronics (Preamp/Active)
                  • West African Crelicam Ebony bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Taylor Nickel Mini tuners
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                  Taylor GT 811e
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Black Tusq XL Nut
                  • Electronics
                  • Synthetic Bone Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock

                  3. Taylor GTe Blacktop

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                  Taylor GTe Blacktop
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 80
                  Build quality 87
                  Value for money 78
                  Overall Score 83
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                  • From Taylor's 2022 GT series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
                  • Solid Walnut back
                  • Solid Walnut sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • Eucalyptus fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: Expression System 2 Electronics (Preamp/Active)
                  • Eucalyptus bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Taylor Nickel Mini tuners
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                  Taylor GTe Blacktop
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Ivory Tusq Nut
                  • Electronics
                  • Ivory Tusq Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock

                  4. Taylor GTe Mahogany

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                  Taylor GTe Mahogany
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 80
                  Build quality 87
                  Value for money 78
                  Overall Score 83
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                  • From Taylor's 2022 GT series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Tropical Mahogany top
                  • Solid Tropical Mahogany back
                  • Solid Tropical Mahogany sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • Eucalyptus fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: Expression System 2 Electronics (Preamp/Active)
                  • Eucalyptus bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Taylor Nickel Mini tuners
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                  Strengths & Weaknesses
                  Taylor GTe Mahogany
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Black Tusq XL Nut
                  • Electronics
                  • Synthetic Bone Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock

                  5. Taylor GTe Urban Ash

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                  Taylor GTe Urban Ash
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 80
                  Build quality 85
                  Value for money 83
                  Overall Score 83
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                  • From Taylor's 2020 GT series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
                  • Solid Urban Ash back
                  • Solid Urban Ash sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • Eucalyptus fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: Expression System 2 Electronics (Preamp/Active)
                  • Eucalyptus bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Taylor Nickel Mini tuners
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                  Taylor GTe Urban Ash
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Black Tusq XL Nut
                  • Electronics
                  • Synthetic Bone Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock

                  6. Taylor GT Urban Ash

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                  Taylor GT Urban Ash
                  Playability 83
                  Sound 74
                  Build quality 85
                  Value for money 81
                  Overall Score 81
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                  • From Taylor's 2020 GT series
                  • Made in United States
                  • 6 strings
                  • 24.125"'' scale
                  • 15" Fretboard Radius
                  • Solid Sitka Spruce top
                  • Solid Urban Ash back
                  • Solid Urban Ash sides
                  • Tropical Mahogany neck
                  • Eucalyptus fretboard
                  • Bridge pickup: (/)
                  • Eucalyptus bridge
                  • Acoustic Taylor Standard Set neck
                  • 20 Medium frets
                  • Taylor Nickel Mini tuners
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                  Strengths & Weaknesses
                  Taylor GT Urban Ash
                  • Made in United States
                  • Expensive Wood
                  • Black Tusq XL Nut
                  • Synthetic Bone Saddle
                  • Solid Top Wood
                  • Solid Side Wood
                  • Solid Back Wood
                  • Cheap Fret Wire (NS)
                  • No Locking Tuners
                  • No Top Brand Pickups
                  • No Electronics
                  • No Compound Radius Fretboard
                  • No 21:1 Tuner Ratio
                  • No Strap Lock