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Alvarez Launches New Masterworks Elite Series

Posted on January 9, 2020

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – – Alvarez Guitars are proud to introduce the brand new Masterworks Elite Series.  The all-solid wood Masterworks Elite Series are custom style guitars made with premium tonewoods and finishes and are dressed beautifully; all using techniques that Alvarez has applied years of R&D to deliver at unprecedented value. 

“Following the success of Artist Elite we wanted to take the next step,” says Chris Meikle, Head of Development at Alvarez and Senior Vice President of St. Louis Music. “With Masterworks Elite we have created stunning custom style guitars made from all-solid tonewood that players dream about.  They sound and look truly radiant and we are delivering them at unprecedented value.”

Masterworks Elite showcases premium-grade solid black walnut and AA grade Sitka Spruce tops under Alvarez’ crystal clear, attenuated gloss finish. Back and sides are made from Solid Black Walnut as well.  All models are dressed beautifully in abalone purfling, with Macassar Ebony binding & armrests, and shadowburst finishes.  All models are cutaway acoustic-electric, fitted with the fantastic LR Baggs Stage Pro Element pickup system.  

For more information or to become a dealer call your St. Louis Music representative at 314-727-4512 or email [email protected]   

{Pictured:  Masterworks Elite MDA77CEARSHB}

St. Louis Music/U.S. Band & Orchestra is one of the largest general distributors of musical instruments and accessories in North America. SLM is the owner of Alvarez, Austin and Sigma Guitars, Knilling String Instruments, E.K. Blessing, Zonda Brasswinds and Reeds and Hamilton stands. The company is also the exclusive USA distributor of Dixon Drums and Hardware, and P. Mauriat Brass and Woodwinds. SLM distributes over 250 brands of accessories to music stores across the USA.