Marc Beneteau 2000 Acoustic 000-12 Concert Model
|Model||Marc Beneteau 2000 Acoustic 000-12 Concert Model|
|Condition||Pre-Owned in excellent condition|
|Scale||645mm – canted bridge/saddle|
|Finish||French Polish finish|
|Tuners||Waverly Machines – Ebony Buttons with Ivory Rollers|
|Case||Black HSC – High Strength Black Tolex Exterior with Red Velvet Interior|
|Top||Master Grade Engelmann Spruce – straight grained with slight bear claw and clear pick-guard|
|Sides/Back||Cocobolo Rosewood – straight grained with rich chocolate browns|
|Neck||Spanish Cedar with Ebony Reinforcement|
|Bridge||Cocobolo Rosewood with fossilized walrus ivory saddle and pins|
|Head Plate||Cocobolo Rosewood with Purflings containing Cocobolo Rosewood – Maple – Ebony – Snakewood|
|String Spacings||39mm at 1st fret – 46mm at 12th fret – 54mm at bridge|
|Upper bout width||10.875″|
|Waist width||9 1/2″|
|Lower bout width||15.0″|
|Body depths||3.50″ at neck – 4.125″ at tail|
|Action||3.75mm & 3.2mm at low E to high E, 12th fret, unfretted|
|Guitar Weight||3lbs & 4oz|
|CITES||Not Required – woods used are not regulated – please read provided link to the left|
Marc Beneteau Acoustic Guitar – 2000 Model 000-12
This happens to be a spectacular guitar. Before I get into it all, the plain truth is, I don’t want to sell it. I don’t know how else to say it. She’s that ridiculously good. 🙂
I have lowered the price to a more accessible level. The guitar really is that sweet. Now she has to go to a good home.
The guitar itself plays easier than I could imagine. She intonates perfecto. She sounds like a million bucks, with bells all over the place, superb separation of voice and deep mellow trebles.
The woods are incredible, with a beautiful Engelmann Spruce Top and an equal match of Cocobolo Rosewood.
The tuners are Waverly, the bridge is pyramided on its ends, with abalone rosette, a K&K piezo pickup, fossilized walrus ivory saddle and pins and so on. She is simply gorgeous, perfectly appointed, workmanship thru the roof and the sound……holy acoustic guitar, Batman, the sound is pure heaven.
Heck, that’s all I have to say on the matter.
Link to video – http://youtu.be/14OEeX5wReA
Marc Beneteau – Cherokee Shuffle – performed by Michael Alessi – produced by Dan Bouza – video above is from the same recording session.
MP3 Audio – 200217-Marc Beneteau Acoustic Guitar 2000 Model 000-12 – this is me noodling around with the tuning, playing a bit of “The Black Oak Harp” and “Dhiana’s Playtime” both written by me a “long” time ago. I’m just exploring the guitar and my steel string technique once again, and figured I’d put the recorder on so I could share. I wanted it to be a raw recording and yep, I got that. I love this guitar. So clear and resonant.
MP3 Audio – 201101-Marc Beneteau Acoustic Guitar 2000 Model 000-12-black gum – a rough rendition of my new “Black Gum Jambo” – the guitar is simply great, responsive, round and full sounding.
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