Washburn designed the festival series to address the needs of the performing musician and it has succeeded for over 25 years. The festival series was the standard acoustic/electric guitar seen on MTV’s “unplugged” series and has since become one of the best selling and most copied guitars on the market. A comfortable body teamed up with quality Barcus-Berry electronics, hardware, and fine woods allows the pristine, crystalline highs to blend perfectly with a full, well rounded low end.
Comfortable mini-jumbo cutaway Body is easier to play for those that find the larger dreadnought & Grand auditorium shapes uncomfortable
Perfect for smaller players, young learners, or musicians looking for the more focused and intimate voice of a small bodied guitar provides
Flame Maple top, Catalpa back and sides with quarter sawn scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing
Plug-in ready and pre-equipped with a Barcus-Berry pickup/electronics with an onboard Tuner and EQ controls and feedback resistance
Cutaway design makes access to the upper Frets a breeze