The Ovation AE44II-VV is equipped with a die-cast sealed tuner!!!
Styled in a vintage gloss varnish finish, Ovation's Applause Elite AE44II-4 is an acoustic/electric guitar featuring a mid-depth Lyrachord body with a single contoured cutaway, a spruce top, and quarter-sawn, scalloped "X" bracing.
He added electrical pickups to provide the option of amplification.
The Kaman Music Corporation, built on the success of the Roundback, became one of the largest music instrument manufacturers in the United States.
Combining beautiful tone and smooth playability with the latest in pickup and preamp design is a hallmark of this impressive collection of instruments.View More For more than half a century now, Takamine has proudly dedicated itself to the art of fine guitar craftsmanship.Its longstanding devotion to innovation and continual improvement has placed it among the world’s premier acoustic guitar makers, with truly fine instruments that are the first choice of performing guitarists worldwide.In electric-acoustic nylon string guitars, piezoelectric pickups and microphones are always used because magnetic pickups are not capable of picking up vibrations of non-magnetic materials.The design is distinct from a semi-acoustic guitar, which is an electric guitar but with the addition of sound chambers within the guitar body.