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Martin Authentic Series | D-28 Authentic 1937

Solid Adirondack Spruce VTS Top, Solid Guatemalan Rosewood Back & Sides

Discover the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937, a masterfully crafted guitar embodying the spirit of a golden musical era. Painstakingly recreated with features like forward-shifted hand-scalloped X-bracing and Adirondack spruce top, this model now incorporates Guatemalan rosewood back and sides for enhanced tonal complexity. The VINTAGE TONE SYSTEM (VTS) authentically ages the top and braces, reviving the rich tones of the 1930s. With a comfortable 1 3/4" neck width and refined body profile, this guitar offers both vintage aesthetics and modern playability. Elevate your music with the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937, where history and innovation unite to create a timeless sound.

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Introducing the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937, a masterpiece that pays homage to the golden era of acoustic guitars, where craftsmanship and tonal excellence converged to create legends. Steeped in history and meticulously crafted, this guitar encapsulates the essence of vintage D-28s, with an exquisite nod to the iconic 1937 model that has left an indelible mark on the world of music.

Transport yourself to the heart of musical history with the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937. Imagine the year 1937, a time of innovation and artistry. The forward-shifted hand-scalloped X-bracing, a hallmark of that era, is flawlessly recreated in this instrument. This structural marvel not only enhances the guitar's stability but also contributes to its unparalleled resonance and projection. The top is adorned with the finest Adirondack spruce, a wood known for its responsiveness and exquisite tonal properties. As your fingers grace the strings, you'll be greeted by rich, harmonically rich notes that carry the unmistakable timbre of a bygone era.

Embracing tradition while embracing modernity, the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937 has been thoughtfully updated to captivate the contemporary guitarist. The back and sides are masterfully handcrafted from Guatemalan rosewood, a wood celebrated for its striking beauty and tonal complexity. This addition not only imparts a visual opulence to the instrument but also adds a layer of tonal depth that will enrapture both the player and the audience.

A journey into authenticity wouldn't be complete without an unwavering commitment to detail. The neck width, a defining factor of playability, stands at a comfortable 1 3/4", echoing the vintage specifications that have delighted guitarists for generations. But the devotion to accuracy doesn't stop there. A more refined body profile, painstakingly recreated from the revered dreadnoughts of the 1930s and 40s, graces this guitar. Every contour, every curve, sings in perfect harmony, giving you a tactile experience that's as close to time travel as you can get.

Delve deeper into the soul of the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937, and you'll discover the transformative power of Martin's VINTAGE TONE SYSTEM (VTS). This revolutionary technology serves as a bridge between eras, allowing you to harness the timeless tone of the 1930s. The top and braces undergo an ageing process that authentically replicates the sonic characteristics of vintage instruments. As you strike a chord, the notes that resonate carry the same depth, warmth, and complexity that once echoed through the hallowed halls of musical history.

Unveil the allure of yesteryears with the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937. With unparalleled craftsmanship, a harmonious fusion of tradition and innovation, and a commitment to sonic excellence, this guitar stands as a testament to the art of lutherie. It's not just an instrument; it's a portal to an era of musical brilliance. Elevate your artistry and bask in the glory of timeless sound with the Martin D-28 Authentic 1937.