L Series

LS56 Custom ARE

The L Series' flagship models, the L56 Custom , is crafted by a master luthier using only the finest hand-selected materials. Not only does the sound deliver rich and warm acoustic resonance but the detailed cosmetics make this instrument a beautiful piece of art.

  • Small Type Body
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Solid Indian Rosewood Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck with Volute
  • Luxury Abalone Inaly
  • Nitrocellulose Lacquer finish

LS36 ARE

The LS36 A.R.E. demonstrates the premier class of the L series. With collected craftman's skill and experience previously used only in the custom shop, the LS36 A.R.E. offers uncomparable tone, dynamics, and balance. With its beautiful cosmetic specs, hand-laid inlays, and ultra-thin nitrocellulose laquar finish, the LS36 A.R.E. truly stands for its series concept: "Luxury."

  • Small Type Body
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Solid Indian Rosewood Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck with Volute
  • Luxury Abalone Inaly
  • Nitrocellulose Lacquer finish

LS26 ARE

The vintage-inspired LS26 A.R.E. reminds us of the tradition of Yamaha guitars. Open-gear tuners and overall classic looks draw interest of many players who appreciate history, tradition and good-old days. Like its appearance, the sound of the LS26 A.R.E. is open and mature while offering Yamaha's incredible comfort and playability.

  • Small Type Body
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Solid Rosewood Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck with Volute
  • Vintage Looks

LS16 ARE


Colors / Finishes

The LS16 A.R.E. features all-solid Rosewood back and sides with a hand-selected premium Engelmann Spruce top. A newly designed bracing pattern and A.R.E. treatment create rich warmth and open resonance while maintaining excellent tone balance. In addition, a new comfortable neck profile and Yamaha's Zero impact pickup ensure you a stress-free performance on stage.

  • Small Body Type
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Solid Rosewood Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck
  • SRT Zero Impact Pickup

LS6 ARE


Colors / Finishes

The LS6 A.R.E. offers many of Yamaha's exclusive features. The solid Engelmann Spruce top is treated with A.R.E., and together with a modified bracing design, the sound has become more powerful and loud while still maintaining excellent balance. To fit comtemporary player's needs, the LS6 is equipped wth a Zero-Impact Pickup, ready for performance or recording at any time without sacrificing its traditional look or full acoustic resonance.

  • Small Body Type
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Rosewood Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck
  • SRT Zero Impact Pickup

LS16M ARE

The LS16M A.R.E. is an all-solid wood guitar with hand-selected premium grade materials. This solid Mahogany Back/Side variation is a perfect choice for players who are looking for more power and warmth.

  • Small Body Type
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Solid Mahogany Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck
  • SRT Zero Impact Pickup

LS6M ARE

The LS6M A.R.E. features a hand-selected premium solid Engelmann Spruce top and Mahogany back and sides. This newly added variation gives powerful low -mid and more open sound.

  • Small Body Type
  • Solid Engelmann Spruce Top Treated with A.R.E.
  • Mahogany Back & Side
  • High Comfort Traditional Neck Profile
  • 5ply neck
  • SRT Zero Impact Pickup