"1a" means "primera" in Spanish, meaning "1st" or "highest" quality. The 1a Traditional represents top quality in workmanship, detail and choice of wood. This model also features beautiful rosewood back and sides. It has a new rosette and purfling which are absolutely stunning. It has all the color and warmth that is normally associated with a great classic Ramírez. For attention to detail, quality of construction and sound, this is a first-class instrument.
A hardshell case is included with this guitar.
For more information on Ramirez, be sure to read The Ramirez Family: Masters of the Guitar
, as well as information on the Ramirez family members, from Amalia Ramirez back to Jose I