The renowned Northern Irish guitar maker discusses the properties of different woods and stresses the importance of choosing the right wood for you.
The 2013 edition of the Healdsburg Guitar Festival was one of the best in the 18-year history of the event. Acoustic Guitar editors roamed the exhibit hall to present you with video footage of many of the festival's luthiers discussing and demonstrating their guitars.
C.F. Martin & Co has been creating the finest instruments in the world for over 175 years. It continues to innovate, introducing techniques and features that have become industry standards including x-bracing, the 14-fret guitar adn the "Dreadnought" size.