9. Small-Bodied Guitars
DreadnoughtAn acoustic guitar shape that is generally associated with the guitar maker C. F. Martin & Co. The dreadnought is the largest shape in their range but is also used as a generic term for any large-bodied acoustic guitar of a similar shape.dreadnought
shape which was optimized for
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, Martin also created smaller guitars within their 00 and 000 ranges. Small guitars have remained popular for more intimate performance styles, and are especially well-liked by fingerpickers and acoustic blues soloists like Eric Clapton for their immediate response - less energy is required to set a small body vibrating.