Furch Guitars, formerly known as Stonebridge Guitars, is a Czech Republic-based manufacturer of premium acoustic guitars. The company was founded in 1981 by František Furch and is known for producing handcrafted acoustic guitars.
Furch guitars are known for their exceptional craftsmanship, attention to detail, and the use of high-quality materials. The company prides itself on using sustainable and environmentally friendly practices in their design and guitar building processes. They offer a wide range of acoustic guitar models, including steel-string and nylon-string guitars, in various body shapes and tonewood combinations to cater to different playing styles and preferences.
Furch guitars have gained popularity among musicians & hobbyist's worldwide for their excellent playability, rich tone, and durability. They are often considered by both professional and amateur guitarists as alternatives to more established acoustic guitar brands.
It's worth mentioning that the name change from Stonebridge to Furch Guitars took place in 2014, and since then, the company has continued to produce top-notch acoustic guitars under the Furch brand. Furch's USA distribution facility is located in Nashville, Tennessee.