JS A20

Ibanez JS1200 Story

The Ibanez JSA20 is the third Joe Satriani Electric Acoustic signature guitar. This guitar features a solid Englemann spruce top and solid rosewood back and sides. It also have a Fishman Aura Preamp with Joe Satriani personal settings and onboard tuner, and a Matrix Pickup. Joe Satriani chose the beautiful VB Vintage Burst finish for the JSA20, as well as for the JSA5 the next year.


Name: JSA20
Years: 2013-now
Color: VB (Vintage Burst)

Ibanez JSA20 acoustic Joe Satriani signature


Body shape: JSA original body
Rosette: Abalone
Back/sides: Solid Rosewood
Top: Solid Englemann Spruce
Binding: Ivory & Abalone
Saddle: TUSQ® nut and saddle
Bridge pins: Advantage

Body Dimensions

a : Length: 508mm (20″)
b : Width: 406mm (16″)
c : Max Depth: 108 mm (4 ¼”)


Neck wood: Mahogany
Fretboard: Ebony, 12″ radius (305mm)
Inlays: Abalone
Tuners: Chrome Grovers Die-cast Tuner
w/half moon knobs
Frets: 20


Pickup: Fishman® Acoustic Matrix pickup
Electronics: Fishman® Aura® Pro preamp w/Onboard tuner
Featuring Joe Satriani Original preset sound


Strings: D’Addario® EXP11 Coated 80/20 Bronze
Light (.012 – .053 Gauge)
Case/bag: Included

Neck dimensions

Scale length: 651mm/25.6″
a : Width at Nut: 43mm
b : Width at 14th Fret: 55mm
c: Thickness at 1st: 20mm
d : Thickness at 7th: 21mm
Radius: 305mmR

Radius Neck Ibanez Joe Satriani