Hugo Live Baritone Guitar

Get the low tone you love without sacrificing familiarity. Hugo features a 27” scale length and a solid sitka spruce top with pau ferro back and sides. Comes equipped with a Fishman Flex Plus EQ system for all your amplification needs.

• Body Shape: Baritone
• Top Wood: Solid Sitka Spruce
• Back / Sides: Layered Pau Ferro 
• Neck: Mahogany
• Fretboard: Ovangkol
• Bridge: Ovangkol
• Pick Guard: Included (Optional)
• Gig Bag: Included

• Strings: Ernie Ball Earthwood Phosphor Bronze Medium Light
• Electronics: Fishman Flex EQ
• Tuners: Gold Die-Cast
• Neck Shape: C
• Scale: 27"
• Nut / Saddle: Bone
• Nut Width: 44mm
• Bracing: Scalloped X
• Finish: UV-Cured Gloss
• Overall Length: 41 1/2"
• Body Length: 20"
• Body Depth: 4 5/8"
• Upper Bout: 11 3/8"
• Middle Bout: 9 3/4"
• Lower Bout: 16"

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Very nice addition

I've wanted to add a baritone guitar to my collection for a while. But I've had trouble getting my hands on one, and I didn't want to spend a ton of money since I wouldn't be playing it as often. With the cheap price and availability, I jumped at buying this one from Orangewood. It sounds great both unplugged and plugged in. I wouldn't say it is as good as a Taylor or Martin, but it is definitely better than comparably priced guitars. I suspect the sound will get better as the top breaks in. I wish they would offer these with Torrefied tops since that doesn't really add much cost in a manufacturing setting. The pickup is pretty good. The digital tuner that is part of the pickup system is pretty cheesy, I wouldn't depend on it. I played it live on stage this weekend and found that I sometimes bumped the volume controls, but I'm sure I'll get used to that with time.

Nice Baritone

The guitar has a great look, the build quality is very good. Has a nice deep sound that matches well with a deeper singing voice. I would have made it a 5 star review but the action was set to a medium height (which is still lower than most guitars you buy online) it is probably my fault for not specifying when ordering. I have been playing for 50 years and a lower action makes it a lot easier for me to play. So I lowered the action 1mm at the 12th fret, plays great now, no fret buzz at all, otherwise the setup was perfect, the neck has a good feel and is very playable and has a nice full warm sound similar to what my old 12 string Kalamazoo made Crestwood sounded when I removed the harmony strings and played it like a 6 string which I dragged around when I was in the Navy (try finding a set of 12 string guitar strings in the 1970's overseas in the Middle-east and Asia LOL). My Hugo has a very Gibson like sound and feel, I am probably going to buy a Sage next.