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Cordoba 55FCE Negra Flamenco Nylon String Classical Acoustic-Electric Guitar

Handmade in Spain, the Espana Series delivers authenticity for today’s players. These fine instruments exude a painstaking emphasis on detail that harkens back to the legendary workmanship found on the classical and flamenco guitars of 100 years ago.


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The ultimate crossover nylon-string guitar is available for a limited time as a negra model with ziricote back and sides! Handmade in Spain, the 55FCE is the chosen guitar of the Gipsy Kings for its thinbody cutaway design, and slightly narrower nut width. The rich, smooth sound of ziricote pairs nicely with the 55FCE's solid European spruce top for a versatile tone and striking aesthetic. With its Fishman Prefix ProBlend onboard electronics with 3-band EQ and built-in microphone, the 55FCE Limited is stage-ready, and its thinbody design helps reduce feedback when the guitar is amplified at high volumes. With low action and little relief in the neck, this guitar offers substantial comfort and ease of playability.

The 55FCE Limited's thinbody design and unique wood combination make it the perfect choice for exploring the nuances in sound that can only be captured with nylon strings – and bringing them to the stage. Like every Cordoba guitar, this model also has a two-way truss rod built into the neck. Other premium features include a Spanish cedar neck, ebony fingerboard, Indian rosewood binding and bridge, a clear flamenco-style tap plate, and Savarez Cristal Corum strings. Includes a custom HumiCase Thinbody Protege case.

Get your Cordoba 55FCE Negra Flamenco Nylon String Classical Acoustic-Electric Guitar today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Nylon-String Acoustic-Electric Guitar
  • Hardshell Case

Wow...couldn't be happier with this beautiful instrument!


As an older guitar player, I'm s but past buying beginner level instruments. I've traditionally been a classic rock player that wanted to expand into classical/flamenco. I ordered this instrument on line. It was everything I expected an more, beautiful feel, beautiful tone...I bought it to my local Sam Ash for a little adjustment and it had all of the guitar guys drooling...well worth the investment!



I love this guitar!


This is my second 55FCE to purchase this year, this time I chose the 55FCE Limited with the ziricote wood, These guitars are the best of the best for Flamenco and Cordoba does it right every time!




55FCE Negra Flamenco Nylon String Classical Acoustic-Electric Guitar

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Body Size/Shape Flamenco Style
Body Wood Ziricote
Top Solid European Spruce
Bracing Spanish Fan
Cutaway Yes
Top/Body Finish High Gloss Polyurethane
Neck Wood Spanish Cedar
Neck Shape Cutaway-Electric U Shape
Scale Length 25.6"
Fingerboard Ebony
Number Of Frets 19
Nut Width 1.96"
Bridge Type Indian Rosewood
Nut & Saddle Bone
Tuning Machines Cordoba Premium Gold
Electronics Fishman Prefix Problend with 3-Band EQ
Orientation Right-Handed
Other Features • Indian Rosewood Binding

• 4-Ply Purfling/Inlay

• All Natural Inlaid Wood Mosaic Rosette

• Two-Way Adjustable Truss Rod, 4mm

• String Spacing at Saddle: 57mm

• 12 Frets to Body

• Body Width & Length: 271mm (10.7") at upper bout / 370mm (14.5") width at lower bout / 1,003mm (39.5") total length

• Overall Length: 38.25"

• Body Depth: 64mm (2.5") at upper bout / 68mm (2.7") at lower bout

• Savarez Cristal Corum in High Tension 500CJ

• Clear Flamenco-Style Tap Plate
Case/Bag Included Yes
Case Type HumiCase Thinbody Protege
Series Espana
Model 55FCE Negra
Warranty Info:

Cordoba warrants its instruments to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for three years from the original purchase date, subject to the limitations contained herein. For more information, please see http://cordobaguitars.com.

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