Sitka Spruce vs Adirondack (Taylor 814ce Comparison)

Today, we take the very popular Taylor 814ce Grand Auditorium and compare 2 models… one with a sitka spruce top and one with an adirondack top. Which do you think will sound better?


  • Grand Auditorium body shape
  • East Indian Rosewood back & sides
  • Expression 2 pickup system
  • Venetian cutaway
  • Rosewood pickguard
  • Advanced performance bracing with relief rout
  • Taylor Nickel tuners
  • 1 3/4 inch nut width
  • Taylor Deluxe hard case


Taylor 814ce (Standard):

Taylor 814ce (Custom):

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