Introducing | the Taylor GT

MEET THE TAYLOR GRAND THEATER (GT)

This new model fills the gap between the GS Mini and Grand Concert to create a size all its own: the Grand Theatre. 

Taylor adds even more variety to their expansive catalog with the new GT, a small-bodied, short-scale acoustic guitar that establishes a brand new size in between the compact GS Mini and the Grand Concert, their smallest full-size body shape.

Taylor GT Sitka/Urban Ash w/AeroCase Pre-Order

$1,399.00
Estimated Ship Date for pre-orders is an estimate based on information provided by the manufacturer and is subject to change due to adjustments made in production and delivery. If you pay in full for a pre-order, we promise to keep you informed of any timeline changes as updated information is provided to us.


The Taylor GT (short for Grand Theater) introduces a new category of acoustic guitar in size, feel and sound. Made in Taylor’s California factory, the GT’s uniquely modern proportions — both in body dimensions and scale length — sit between the size of Taylor’s compact GS Mini and its Grand Concert, the smallest of Taylor’s full-size body shapes. The result is a guitar that’s incredibly fun and easy to play, with a big sonic personality worthy of any pro player’s toolbox.

More and more players are drawn to the playing comfort of smaller acoustic guitars but don’t want to sacrifice tone. This idea spurred Taylor master guitar designer Andy Powers to develop a new guitar that delivers on both fronts — combining the inviting playability of a compact instrument with the rich voice of a full-size, solid-wood guitar. 

The Taylor GT is voiced with new C-Class bracing architecture. The “C” refers to the cantilevered, asymmetrical design, which combines stiffness and flexibility in a way that helps accentuate the lower frequencies to produce a surprisingly warm bass response for its compact dimensions.

This bracing borrows some of the functional benefits of Taylor’s V-Class™ bracing, including greater stability, yielding impressive volume, sustain and intonation that sonically helps the guitar punch above its weight.

Body Style: Non-cutaway GT
Scale Length: 24-1/8”
Nut Width: 1-23/32”
Bracing: Taylor C-Class
Top: Solid Spruce
Back/Sides: Solid Urban Ash
Fretboard: Eucalyptus
Bridge: Eucalyptus
Peghead Overlay: Eucalyptus
Fretboard Inlays: Italian acrylic “Pinnacle”
Rosette: 3-ring koa
Body Edge Treatment: Black top purfling
Stain: Urban Sienna (Back/Sides)
Finish: Matte 2.0 mil
Tuners: Taylor nickel mini
Pickguard: Faux tortoise
Case: Brown AeroCase
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Taylor GT Sitka/Urban Ash w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GT Sitka/Urban Ash w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GT Sitka/Urban Ash w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GT Sitka/Urban Ash w/AeroCase Pre-Order

Taylor GTe Sitka/Urban Ash ES2 w/AeroCase Pre-Order

$1,599.00
Estimated Ship Date for pre-orders is an estimate based on information provided by the manufacturer and is subject to change due to adjustments made in production and delivery. If you pay in full for a pre-order, we promise to keep you informed of any timeline changes as updated information is provided to us.


The Taylor GT (short for Grand Theater) introduces a new category of acoustic guitar in size, feel and sound. Made in Taylor’s California factory, the GT’s uniquely modern proportions — both in body dimensions and scale length — sit between the size of Taylor’s compact GS Mini and its Grand Concert, the smallest of Taylor’s full-size body shapes. The result is a guitar that’s incredibly fun and easy to play, with a big sonic personality worthy of any pro player’s toolbox.

More and more players are drawn to the playing comfort of smaller acoustic guitars but don’t want to sacrifice tone. This idea spurred Taylor master guitar designer Andy Powers to develop a new guitar that delivers on both fronts — combining the inviting playability of a compact instrument with the rich voice of a full-size, solid-wood guitar. 

The Taylor GT is voiced with new C-Class™ bracing architecture. The “C” refers to the cantilevered, asymmetrical design, which combines stiffness and flexibility in a way that helps accentuate the lower frequencies to produce a surprisingly warm bass response for its compact dimensions.

This bracing borrows some of the functional benefits of Taylor’s V-Class™ bracing, including greater stability, yielding impressive volume, sustain and intonation that sonically helps the guitar punch above its weight.

Body Style: Non-cutaway GT
Scale Length: 24-1/8”
Nut Width: 1-23/32”
Bracing: Taylor C-Class
Top: Solid Spruce
Back/Sides: Solid Urban Ash
Fretboard: Eucalyptus
Bridge: Eucalyptus
Peghead Overlay: Eucalyptus
Fretboard Inlays: Italian acrylic “Pinnacle”
Rosette: 3-ring koa
Body Edge Treatment: Black top purfling
Stain: Urban Sienna (Back/Sides)
Finish: Matte 2.0 mil
Tuners: Taylor nickel mini
Pickguard: Faux tortoise
Electronics: ES2
Case: Brown AeroCase
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Taylor GTe Sitka/Urban Ash ES2 w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GTe Sitka/Urban Ash ES2 w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GTe Sitka/Urban Ash ES2 w/AeroCase Pre-Order
Taylor GTe Sitka/Urban Ash ES2 w/AeroCase Pre-Order

The Right Size for the Right Journey.

The new GT, short for Grand Theatre, is essentially a scaled-down Grand Orchestra. Both have nearly the same lower bout and nut widths, but the GT’s body is noticeably shorter, as is its 24-1/8” scale length. Add a solid Sitka spruce top, solid urban ash back and sides, and new C-Class bracing to this exciting design and you have an incredibly comfortable new acoustic that sings with the rich, robust voice of a full-size.

Taylor GT
Taylor GT
Taylor GT
Taylor GT Sizing Chart

QUICK SPECS

  • Scaled-down Grand Orchestra with a 24-1/8” scale length.
  • Each Taylor GT comes equipped with a lightweight AeroCase and is available with or without ES2 electronics.
  • An entirely new experience in size, feel, and sound, get your ticket to the Grand Theatre.

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Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)
Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)

Taylor K22ce Grand Concert Shaded Edgeburst ES2 (Serial #1209140089)

$4,999.00
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Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
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Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
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Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020
Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020

Taylor 312 w/V-Class Bracing Natural 2020

$1,595.00
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Taylor Wildwood Adirondack 614ce Natural 2017
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$2,795.00
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Taylor Builder's Edition 614ce w/V-Class Bracing Wild Honey Burst 2019

Taylor Builder's Edition 614ce w/V-Class Bracing Wild Honey Burst 2019

$3,195.00
Taylor Academy 10e Dreadnought Sitka/Sapele Maple Neck ES-B LEFTY USED
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$900.00
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Taylor American Dream AD17 Spruce/Ovangkol Natural LEFTY w/AeroCase
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Taylor American Dream AD17 Spruce/Ovangkol Natural LEFTY w/AeroCase
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