The Esteve 1GR01 (Model 1) is a Spanish-made classical guitar featuring a solid cedar top, stained mahogany back and sides, indian rosewood fingerboard and african mahogany neck. An intriguing blend of tonewoods and a high-quality build make this a great choice for lovers of classical guitar. Soft playing action and great tone are the hallmarks of Esteve guitars. Solid cedar tops offer richness and warmth, while mahogany back and sides maintain tonal balance and superb projection. Smart and lasting instruments for serious students of any age.
The Esteve (pronounced Es-TAY-vay) Atelier is located 1km north of Valencia city. The company was founded in 1957 for the manufacture of classical guitars traditionally built in the artisan manner for which Spain is renowned for.
Today the factory employs 50 Artisans and exports world wide and is proud of their consistency and reliability whilst conscious of containing costs. For this reason Esteve is regarded as the most consistent Spanish guitar manufacturer today.