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2011 John Price #302 Cedar Myrtle


An excellent classical guitar with power, voice and clarity

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 2011 John Price #302 Cedar Myrtle


Model 2011 John Price #302 Cedar Myrtle
ConditionDealer Transfer – Excellent Condition
Scale650 mm- Compensated
Tuners Rubner Premium
CaseVGV Italian Black Hardshell Case

Tone Woods

TopWestern Red Cedar – Australian Lattice Bracing
Sides/BackTasmanian Myrtle – absolutely beautiful figuring
NeckFijian Mahogany
BridgeIndian Ebony
BracingFan Braced – treble bar with bridge pad
FingerboardIndian Ebony


Nut Width52mm
String Spacing43mm – 50mm – 59mm (1st fret -12th fret – Bridge)
Overall length40″
Body length19 1/2″
Upper bout11 1/4″
Lower bout14 7/8″
Waist Width9 5/8″
Body depth3 9/16″ & 3 7/8″ upper and lower bout respectively
Weight4lbs. & 9oz.

 2011 John Price #302 Cedar Myrtle


John Price builds a superb classical guitar with a musical voice, power and resonance.  The guitar is very active, bold, forceful and clear in all registers.  The guitar is also gorgeous, I mean, downright eye candy.  The Tasmanian Myrtle, very rare, is drop dead gorgeous!  I originally had this listed as Cocobolo.  I was, of course, mistaken, where John helped me with correct identification.  This is a really great guitar.



Listening with high quality headphones or audio equipment is highly recommended including EQ manipulation, if possible. We record everything flat with just a touch of Reverb to relieve dryness. My goal is to record the guitar as realistically as is possible. I speak in the recordings, my thoughts about the guitar (and possibly other things?).  My speaking also serves to give you my first impressions and to also give you a balance of the engineering (or lack thereof) versus the sound of the guitar. I simply do not have time to engineer much of anything. Thanks. Rich

MP3 Audio – 200715-2011 John Price 302 Cedar Myrtle – best way to describe this guitar is smoky sounding power!  Lilting trebles that cut the air along with basses that boom and bloom out of the sound hole.  Driven very nicely, she’s also in at least 95% condition, seemingly more of a studio demo with just the slightest evidence of string rash, nail ticks (all very tiny and actually hard to see) with small button rash on the back, again, hard to see.


My Solo Book of sheet music is available here if you’re interested.

Richard F. Sayage – Solo Guitar Works Volume 1




Premium Single Arch Top or Double Arch HSC is included in your purchase price.

Your listed Price does NOT include Shipping to the 50US

Please note that as a Global Statement for my site, for Tuning machines, Accessories, and most guitars, that Shipping is NOT Free any longer.  Costs have gone up dramatically.  Regardless of what or where you might read on the site, shipping is not free any longer.  Choose the least expensive method, if available, or Expedited if you want them quicker.  My apologies.  Rich

Please DO NOT Choose USPS Media Mail to ship a guitar or a Hard Shell Case – choose FedEx Home or Ground Delivery or any Expedited Method.  The more expensive a guitar, the more likely you should choose a 1 or 2 day method.  It’s pure common sense, especially when it is too hot or too cold outside.  

 I have added numerous options for you to choose the cost and method, including USPS Priority and Express, as well as FedEx options (we can substitute UPS for FedEx, simply indicate your preference in the Notes window at Check Out).  

Thank you!

Very Important:  International Clients, including Canada…Please note that we will NOT accept PayPal or any CC as payment.  All transactions must be finalized with Bank Wire Transfers for any amount over $1000 USD. Please see our discussion found here and scroll down to Customs – Duty and International Shipping .  Thank you!

Anywhere else is subject to the most recent quote from USPS
Please write to me for a detailed quote for International Shipping.
Packaging is professionally done within its hard-shell case.
It is always preferred that you come to the Studio to play it and pick it up.

All concert level guitars come with a standard accessory package including extra sets of strings, humidifier, headstock tuner, nail buffer and more to help you care for and maintain your classical guitar. It is my way of saying thank you for doing business with me and Savage Classical Guitar.  Rich


This classical guitar carries a 3 Month Limited Warranty from Savage Classical Guitar as she is Pre-Owned

Please read my Return Policy

Please inquire using email or phone (Contact Me)

Email me directly if you need more info: rich at savageclassical dot com

Additional information

Weight15 lbs
Dimensions45 × 18 × 8 in