The parlor guitar is one of our favorite body shapes. This size and style of guitar was very poplar in the 19th century. With the advent of better acoustic pick ups these smaller guitars have had somewhat of a renaissance of late. Many people are surprised with how great a well built parlor guitar can sound. At Lindsay Guitars we build our little parlor, known as the LG#1-Parlor, to have amazing response and a volume level that matches a much larger instrument. With a full-body low end, great sustain, and clear treble notes, it's no wonder this is one of our favorites to build. With its smaller size it is a very comfortable instrument for kids or just lounging back on the sofa and strumming on a rainy afternoon.