Best Yamaha acoustic guitars 2024: our pick of Yamaha acoustics to suit all players

Although they don't seem to attract the same amount of attention as big American acoustic guitar builders like Martin and Taylor, the best Yamaha acoustic guitars are just as capable of competing with these big names on a variety of levels. So whether you're new to the instrument or you're a seasoned veteran, a Yamaha acoustic guitar is a great option for any guitar player.

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Chris Corfield

Chris Corfield is a journalist with over 12 years of experience writing for some of the music world's biggest brands including Orange Amplification, MusicRadar, Guitar World, Total Guitar and Dawsons Music. Chris loves getting nerdy about everything from guitar gear and synths, to microphones and music production hardware.

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