This Applause Standard Series guitar is a perfect example of Ovation's simultaneous commitment to innovation, performance and tradition. The AB24-2S easily lives up to the expectations of a quality instrument. This Applause model, with a stunning ruby red satin finish, includes Ovation inspired appointments such as a layered spruce top, scalloped X bracing and a classic center soundhole for added volume. The headstock design creates a sleek aesthetic, while the fast playing neck, Ovangkol fretboard and bridge along with the composite Lyrachord mid-depth body allow for effortless playing. The CE304T preamp with onboard tuner is paired with the Ovation Slimline pickup to give players top-grade electronics that offer incredible clarity, definition and tonal balance.