New Alvarez RD26CE is a nice cutaway acoustic/electric guitar for $259. This full-sized dreadnought is a great playing entry-level guitar for a student player and comes with a deluxe 15mm DuoFoam padded soft-case. Comes equipped with BBand electronics and EQ. The Alvarez Regent series guitars offer a great price for an entry-level guitar that’s easy to play with a full, rich sound. A good deal for the money.