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Alvarez Unveils New Artist Elite Models

Posted on December 11, 2020

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI – Alvarez Guitars is thrilled to announce the addition of two new guitars to its robust Artist Elite Series lineup.  Both models are beautiful Grand Auditoriums with stunning Shadowburst finishes.  

“Our Artist Elite Series has been incredibly well received,” says Chris Meikle, Head of Development at Alvarez and Senior Vice President of St. Louis Music.   “The addition of these Grand Auditorium models are the result of the great feedback we’ve received and listening to the suggestions of our customers, who we believe will love this combination of premium tonewoods and appointments, and especially the value.” 

The AGA95CEARSHB features a Solid AA Grade Western Red Cedar top, AAA Grade Figured Acacia backs & sides which blend spectacularly with a flamed maple armrest & binding.  The AGFM80CEARSHB features a Solid AA Grade Sitka Spruce top and AA Grade flame maple backs & sides, Ebony binding & armrest and a beautiful coffee colored staining on the back.  Both guitars are cutaway acoustic electrics featuring a fantastic LR Baggs Stage Pro pickup and tuner. 

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

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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.