The C1 is a full size nylon string Spanish style guitar. It belongs to the Protégé by Cordoba line, a series of high quality instruments created to provide aspiring young guitarists with a comfortable first guitar that’s easy to learn on and play. Offered in full, half, three-quarter, and one-quarter sizes, the Protégé by Cordoba models feature the classic combination spruce tops with mahogany back and sides, rosewood bridges, rosewood fingerboards, a Hauser-style wood-inlaid mosaic rosette, nickel tuning machines, premium Savarez® strings, and a high gloss polyurethane finish. All Protégé by Cordoba guitars also include a two-way truss rod and a Cordoba gig bag.
The Cordoba C1 Protege Full Size in action
Featured Artist Austin Wahl
Austin Wahl is a graduate student at the Eastman School of Music, studying under Dr. Nicholas Goluses. He has won top prizes in competitions in Kentucky, Texas, New York, and Minnesota. In addition to classical music, he also plays bluegrass, jazz, and rock.