Overview

Ovation guitars were developed by aeronautical engineer Charles Kaman starting in the mid-'60s. Ovation were the first production guitars to use fiberglass backs, and brought a number of innovative features never before used on acoustic guitars. The 1661 was part of the Balladeer series. 

Years of Production: 1982 - 2000

Notable Ovation Players: Glen Campbell, Melissa Etheridge, Cat Stevens

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • Balladeer 1661
Finish
  • Sunburst
Year
  • 1985
Categories
Back Material
  • Composite

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