Yamaha GL-1 Guitalele 6-String Ukulele-Guitar

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The Yamaha GL-1 combines the familiar tuning of a guitar with the comfort and convenience of a ukulele-sized instrument. This hybrid acoustic is tuned like a normal guitar, but pitched up a fourth to A,D,G,C,E,A. The GL-1 is fun to play, easy to approach, and a fantastic option for kids getting started on the guitar, or adults just looking for an awesome instrument to keep in the living room. All built to Yamaha's notoriously high standards, the GL-1 is the perfect solution for any guitarist who wants to get in on the uke action without any of the four string confines.

Product Specs

  • GL-1 Guitalele 6-String Ukulele
  • Natural
  • 2010s
Made In
  • Indonesia

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Reviews for the Yamaha GL-1 Guitalele 6-String Ukulele-Guitar
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  • Incredible Fun

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    Contrary to belief, there is a tiny learning curve with the guitalele. It might take 10 minutes or so getting used to the closer distance of fret to fret and scrunching up your hands to fit the scale. That's the worst thing I can say. This thing is pure fun. I've taken it on a plane, packed it in a…

  • Great for just lounging around or travel!

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    I've taken this on planes with me stuffed in a backpack with other items, nothing phases it! Build quality and material is very strong! Sounds great too, keep your fingers limber on long trips away from your guitars at home.

  • Perfect Travel Guitar

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    Being a guitar player, I needed something that I could take on the go without letting go of the 6 strings I hold dear. This Instrument makes an incredible middle-ground for those who need something smaller, but still want the feel of a guitar. However, the case provided does tend to cause the instrument to go out of tune but isn't that big of an issue.

  • My husband LOVES it!

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    My husband wanted this to take on vacation so it wasn't so big & bulky. He hasn't picked up his normal guitar since! He loves playing this little thing!

  • Great smaller size for my young soon the learn on

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    Thank you!