In the mid-70's, virtuoso George Benson had a vision of the cutting edge features a jazz guitar needed to survive in the new world of amplification Ã‘and the durability it would need to survive on the road (which his expensive traditional boxes were having a tough time doing). Twenty-five years later, this modern jazz classic is our longest running signature model.
Pure jazz tone at any volume.
Floating pickups, a thicker top and a smaller body reject feedback.
Special ebony bridge completely transfers tone from strings to the top.
Die-cast bridge allows separate tension adjustment of treble and bass strings.
GB Prestige Set-In neck
3pc. Maple Neck Material
Spruce top, Maple back/sides Body
Bound Ebony Finger Board
IBZ GB Special (H) Neck PU
IBZ GB Special (H) Bridge PU
Pearl/ Abalone Block Inlay
GD : Hardware Color
A dense, very hard wood ebony provides a pure, bright jazz tone with increased presence
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