The A3R features all-solid Rosewood back and sides with hand-selected premium Sitka Spruce top. Yamaha’s original dreadnought body style is matched to the flagship System 63 SRT pickup and preamp combination for the most natural, responsive amplified tone available.


Sound : Construction

The A Series construction was designed with one thing in
mind – tone. Deep, rich lows, an open, detailed midrange
and clear, musical highs give your music room to breathe
while underpinning your sound with an unmistakable,
timeless character. Hand-selected tonewoods combine with
intricately-crafted construction to create a guitar with
incredible resonance and personality.


Feel : High Comfort Neck Profile

The natural feel of perfectly finished wood.
A neck shape make you feel like you’ve known it for
An action that is somehow effortless, yet still
These are the things that add up when you just know that
a guitar feels ‘right’.
These are the things that make an A-Series feel the way
it does.
Extensive research with players, luthiers and techs has
given A-Series the feel and playability that today’s
acoustic-electric players need and want whether that
means switching from electric to acoustic on-stage,
recording a session with intricate open tunings or
practicing at home.


Look : Simple but Distinctive

Compromise was never an option with A-Series – on every
level, this guitar is built to be the one you want to
Real wood binding, original wood inlays, a new and
distinctive headstock and a scratchplate with a story.
The look of A-Series is the definition of elegant –
simple, but powerful.

General specifications

Top Solid Sitka Spruce
Back Solid Rosewood
Side Solid Rosewood
Neck Mahogany
Fingerboard Ebony
Nut Width 43mm
String Length 650mm
Tuners Die-Cast Chrome
Preamp System 63 SRT
Bridge Ebony