At Martin Guitars handcrafted instruments built with superior tonewoods and innovative designs represent the high standard for which they are revered. Standard series guitars feature Sitka Spruce tops with Mahogany or Rosewood backs and sides, giving them a massive bottom end with articulate highs and balanced mids. Martin Standard Series guitars continue the tradition of vintage styling and elegant craftsmanship that have made playing a Martin an amazing experience.
The new lefty Martin 00-18 is an updated version of the popular 00-18V. A Sitka spruce top and mahogany back and sides are the foundation for this classic grand concert model, giving a rich, balanced tone with articulate highs and a massive low end.
The left handed Martin 00-18 features a modified low oval high performance neck that is silky smooth and incredibly playable. Featuring a classic dovetail neckjoint, an ebony fingerboard, and East Indian rosewood headplate, this southpaw Martin 00-18 Grand Concert acoustic delivers the tone and playability performing artists need, with the high performance features that will make this a guitar you will treasure for years.
The hardware includes a compensated bone saddle with a bone nut and nickel open gear tuners, delivering a bright yet balanced tone and unparalleled tuning stability.
Standard Series models, like the lefty Martin 00-18 Grand Concert Acoustic, feature genuine mahogany or rosewood back and sides with Sitka spruce tops giving them powerful presence and strong resonance that make playing a Martin an incredible experience. This iconic Martin 00-18 Grand Concert acoustic in a southpaw edition features superior craftsmanship and genuine tonewoods, delivering the tone and playability performing artists need, with the high performance features that make this a guitar you will treasure for decades.