Yamaha adds first cutaway acoustics to its TransAcoustic Series, the FGC-TA and FSC-TA

Yamaha TransAcoustic FSC-TA and FGC-TA
Yamaha TransAcoustic FGC-TA (Image credit: Yamaha)

Yamaha has announced it is expanding its TransAcoustic Series of acoustic guitars with the addition of the line’s first cutaway models, the FGC-TA and FSC-TA. 

Aside from their differing shapes, the FGC-TA (dreadnought/jumbo shape) and FSC-TA (concert shape) offer similar builds, with mahogany back and sides paired with solid spruce tops, nato necks and rosewood fretboards, alongside Yamaha SRT piezo pickups.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is Features Editor for GuitarWorld.com. Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar, NME.com, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched CreativeMoney.co.uk, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.