Fender FA-235E Concert Moonlight Burst, Acoustic Guitar


The Fender FA-235E Concert Electro Acoustic, Moonlight Burst is perfect for gigging guitarists that need an affordable, stage-ready instrument with great tone and Fender’s quality construction. With a laminated flame maple and laminated mahogany construction, the Fender FA-235E delivers a bright attack and plenty of bite blended with the sonically pleasing warmth of the laminated mahogany. The tone produced is able to accommodate numerous genres and playing styles, and combined with its concert body, players can expect a bright and trebly sound with a comfortable playing experience. Its concert body is also perfect for finger-style players due to its articulate tone and strong mid/upper-range. The Fender FA-235E also offers a visually stunning appearance, with a beautiful flame maple top, Moonlight Burst finish, pearloid keystone inlays, and eye-catching headstock design, the FA-235E is well-suited to live environments and is certain to look great on stage.


Laminated Flame Maple & Laminated Mahogany Construction

The Fender FA-235E features a visually striking flame maple top, which delivers a bright attack with plenty of bite. Its flame maple top also sings bright highs and a strong upper mid-range, perfect for a wide range of genres and playing styles. Furthermore, its stunning laminated top is paired with laminated mahogany back and sides, which produce a rich, resonant warmth that complements the bright attack of its maple top beautifully. Its mahogany back and sides also delivers a meaty mid-range, with punchy, woody tones with a depth that is certain to please most playing styles and techniques. Although the wood is laminated, it is still able to produce a sonically pleasing tone and is much less susceptible to warping over time.

Concert Body

The Fender FA-235E features a concert body, which offers a comfortable playing experience due to its compact size. Players are certain to find the FA-235E comfortable to sit with for long periods of time, including both seated and standing performances. Furthermore, its concert body produces a bright and trebly sound and responds greatly to fingerpicking techniques. Fingerstylists are certain to love the FA-235E’s articulate tone, softer feel, and lower string tension.

Nato Neck & Laurel Fingerboard

Constructed from nato, the FA-235E’s neck produces a warm and resonant sound that responds greatly to numerous techniques and playing styles with ease. In addition, the neck is topped with a laurel fingerboard which adds balance and beautifully natural overtones to the overall sound. Its laurel fingerboard also offers a smooth playing experience and is sprinkled with pearloid keystone inlays for added elegance.

Fishman Electronics

The Fender FA-235E features a Fishman preamp system, which offers basic sound tweaking for live and rehearsal settings. Gigging guitarists or busking performers can simply plug-in to an amp or PA system for amplified sound. Its Fishman preamp features controls for bass, treble and volume, enabling players to add a little extra bass or treble to their tone.


  • Laminated tonewoods offer great sound and a less susceptible to warping over time
  • Concert body is well-suited to fingerpicking techniques
  • Laminated flame maple top offers visually striking appearance
  • On-board Fishman preamp offers easy plug-in and play for live and rehearsal settings
  • FA keystone rosette and inlays offer elegant appearance
  • Moonlight Burst finish for a striking and eye-catching appearance


  • Model Number: 0961252035
  • Series: Fender Alternative

Body & Bridge

  • Top Material: Laminated Flame Maple
  • Body Material: Laminated Mahogany
  • Body Finish: Gloss
  • Colour: Moonlight Burst
  • Bridge: Indian Laurel
  • Rosette: FA Keystone Design

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck Material: Nato
  • Neck Finish: Gloss
  • Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
  • Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Keystone Design
  • Number of Frets: 643 mm
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech TUSQ
  • Nut Width: 43 mm
  • Scale Length: 643 mm

Hardware & Electronics

  • Hardware Colour: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Open-Back Geared
  • Strings: Fender Dura-Tone 880L (.012-.052 Gauge)
  • Preamp: Fishman
  • Preamp Controls: Volume/Bass/Treble

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