Prestige Heritage Guitar Pueblo CO

The Heritage’s sunburst, quiltedmaple top is stop-you-in-yourtracks stunning, so if you’re a slave to beautiful things, you’ll think nothing of paying $200 more than the Classic to call this beauty your own. Its gorgeous glow might even make you forget its weight—which may put gravity to work on some player’s shoulders a bit more than they’d like.

Marck Time Music
(719) 564-9548
2318 Jones Ave
Pueblo, CO
Types of Instruments Sold
Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Deherrera Sound
(719) 546-1212
3311 Brookfield Ln
Pueblo, CO
Types of Instruments Sold
Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Guitar Center #425
5759 North Elizabeth St
Pueblo, CO
 
Rapid Electronics
(719) 544-4478
518 West Northern Av
Pueblo, CO
 
Mountain States Musical
(719) 543-3460
311 E Abriendo Avenue
Pueblo, CO
 
Mountain States Musical
(719) 543-3460
311 E Abriendo Ave
Pueblo, CO
Types of Instruments Sold
Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Axe Haven Music
(719) 543-5305
931 US Highway 50, Pueblo G West
Pueblo, CO
 
Guitar Center
(719) 253-1780
5759 N Elizabeth Street
Pueblo, CO
 
Guitar Center Pueblo
(719) 253-1780
5759 N. Elizabeth St.
Pueblo, CO
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10-7
Sun: 12-6

AXE HAVEN MUSIC INC
(719) 543-5305
935 W US HIGHWAY 50
Pueblo, CO
 
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Prestige Heritage Guitar

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The Heritage’s sunburst, quiltedmaple top is stop-you-in-yourtracks stunning, so if you’re a slave to beautiful things, you’ll think nothing of paying $200 more than the Classic to call this beauty your own. Its gorgeous glow might even make you forget its weight—which may put gravity to work on some player’s shoulders a bit more than they’d like. In any case, I wanted to see what the Heritage’s extra beef proposition brought to the tonal table. Acoustic sustain between the Heritage and Classic was about the same. I fretted and picked a few notes around each guitar’s neck with a 1mm pick—trying to keep the attack the same—and the notes would ring out for around six to seven seconds on each guitar. Draw. I tried the same test after plugging into the lead channel of the Mesa/Boogie Stiletto, and the Heritage consistently out-sustained the Classic by just a couple of seconds.Nod to Heritage. Frequency-wise, both guitars are lively and articulate, but the Heritage has an ever-so-slightly darker timbre to its mids, while the Classic’s mids are a tad airier. No winner—totally up to user preference.

So, as the Heritage boasts the same excellent workmanship as the Classic, choosing between them really comes down to whether you dig the Heritage’s ultra-luscious top, and whether you can comfortably sling the heavier Heritage around your neck for long sets or torturous rehearsals. Happily, there’s no right or wrong answer, as both models rule.

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