The Yamaha Compass Series is an original collection of handcrafted guitars that explores the frontier of musical expression. You’ll discover the incomparable spirit and style of the west in the CPX15WII Yamaha Electric / Acoustic guitar.
The CPX15WII features a solid spruce top, walnut back and sides, concho belt motif in pearl and interlocking longhorn design evoke the images of the old west. In fact, each compass guitar showcases a unique and beautiful finish, exceptional tonal woods and intricate, geographically-inspired inlays.
For electronics, the CPX15WII features Yamaha’s A.R.T. (Acoustic Resonance Transducer) 3-way pickup System 59, which consists of a main pickup delivering overall body tone, a sub pickup on the high end for adding overtones, and a sub pickup on the low end for adding resonance. These three pickups deliver a sound that is natural and robust. This system and the bracing design, both help to eliminate feedback.
With over 30 years of guitar history and more than 110 years of acoustic instrument experience, Yamaha is uniquely equipped to deliver the Compass Series, one of the most beautiful sounding guitars in the world. They are your passport to a total musical expression.