The Basics

The GPCPA1 Plus acoustic-electric cutaway model has solid East Indian rosewood back and sides. This instrument integrates state-of-the art electronics with striking aesthetic features, player comfort and enhanced bass. Available with a sunburst or ambertone shaded top for an additional $250.

Guitar of choice for Martin Ambassador James Valentine of Maroon 5.

Model:GPCPA1 Plus

Construction:Ply Blocks/Simple Dovetail Neck Joint

Body Size:Grand Performance 14 Fret Cutaway

Top:Solid Sitka Spruce

Rosette:Two Ring – Pearl

Top Bracing Pattern:Hybrid ”X” Scalloped

Top Braces:Solid Sitka Spruce 5/16”

Back Material:Solid East Indian Rosewood

Back Purfling:Solid Ovangkol

Side Material:Solid East Indian Rosewood


Endpiece Inlay:none

Binding:Solid Ovangkol

Top Inlay Style:Multiple Black/White Fiber

Side Inlay:none

Back Inlay:none

Neck Material:Select Hardwood

Neck Shape:Performing Artist Profile

Nut Material:Bone

Headstock:Solid/Square Taper

Headplate:Black Acrylic

Heelcap:Solid Black Ebony

Fingerboard Material:Black Richlite

Scale Length:25.4”

Number Of Frets Clear:14

Number Of Frets Total:20

Fingerboard Width At Nut:1-3/4”

Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret:2-1/8”

Fingerboard Position Inlays:Arrows & Squares

Fingerboard Binding:Solid Ovangkol

Finish Back & Sides:Polished Gloss

Finish Top:Polished Gloss ; Sunburst available at additional cost.

Finish Neck:Satin

Bridge Material:Black Richlite

Bridge Style:Performing Artist Belly

Bridge String Spacing:2-3/16”

Saddle:16” Radius/Compensated/White Tusq

Tuning Machines:Gold Enclosed w/ Large Buttons

Recommended Strings:Martin SP Lifespan Phosphor Bronze Light Gauge (MSP7100)

Bridge & End Pins:Bone w/ Pearl Dots

Pickguard:Performing Artist Style – Delmar Tortoise Color

Case:375PA Hardshell – Brown

Interior Label:none

Electronics:Fishman F1 Aura +

Other Options:Available left-handed at no additional charge

Other Comments:All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.