Looking to add an acoustic-electric guitar to your collection? The D'Angelico Premier Lexington may just be the guitar you're after! Made with superb tonewoods and a smooth playing neck, this guitar sounds just as good as it looks. The mahogany body produces a sweet, balanced tone with noticeable warmth. The traditional dreadnought style is well-suited to flatpicking, and unleashes a massive, rounded tone under hard strumming. The satin-finished neck is super comfortable and won't stick to your hands during long practice sessions. Once you plug it in, the onboard D'Angelico preamp reproduces an acoustic tone that's music to your ears. What more can we say? If you're looking for your new favorite acoustic-electric guitar, you've found it in the D'Angelico Premier Lexington.
Tone is the be-all-end-all when it comes to acoustic guitars, and D'Angelico does all that they can to create the best-sounding acoustics. To achieve their goal, D'Angelico uses the best tonewoods available. The Premier Lexington's body is made entirely from laminated mahogany to facilitate a warm, rounded tone with a nice midrange boost. From the moment you strum your first chord, you'll fall in love with the Premier Lexington's acoustic character.
Manhattan's Little Italy, 1932. John D'Angelico opens a shop at 40 Kenmare Street offering handcrafted acoustics for New York's jazz players. Over the next three decades, D'Angelico and a single apprentice became New York's foremost builders and created over one thousand treasured archtop guitars until John D'Angelico's death in 1964. After his passing, D'Angelico's legacy lived on only through his rare, legendary instruments. After decades, the D'Angelico brand has resurfaced, bringing back the playability and attention to detail of their New York roots. Today, D'Angelico uses state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and the best materials available to create playable works of art for today's guitarist. From a one-off shop in Little Italy to the world stage, D'Angelico's dedication to quality craftsmanship ensures that this brand won't be going dormant any time soon.