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The new Myrtlewood top, back & Sides Limited Edition Guitars

The new Myrtlewood top, back & Sides Limited Edition Guitars

Jul 30, 2015 | News & Events

Breedlove Introduces the New Myrtlewood Top, Back and Side Limited Edition Oregon Series Parlor and Concert   If you are familiar with the Breedlove Oregon Series, then you are familiar with Breedlove's affinity for crafting instruments using a historically versatile tonewood, called Myrtlewood. Breedlove is the first large scale US manufacturer to incorporate this fantastic tonewood in a production line of instruments. Are you unfamiliar with the Oregon Series or Myrtlewood? Here's a little insight into this visual and sonically stunning Oregon native tonewood.   Myrtlewood and the Oregon Series   If you spend a little time in the Northwest you will notice breathtaking scenery. Among the mountains, deserts, rustic coastline, lush forests, and the smell of the clear alpine air you can truly visualize what Oregon beauty is. Breedlove Guitars is based in Oregon, and our passion for the outdoors and the charm of nature is continuously influencing the way we design, build,  and play our instruments.   Breedlove...

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The Musical Expedition

The Musical Expedition

Jun 26, 2015 | News & Events

Every May, guitar enthusiasts make their way out to Bend, OR for a quest to build the perfect guitar. These enthusiasts have chosen Breedlove Stringed Instruments as their guitar brand of choice. The participants get to attend the Breedlove Factory tour. They learn about the story of the handcrafted guitars and why the tonewoods are important to the sound they seek. Within the Custom Sound Studio, Breedlove offers a handcrafted sound and extended customization options. In this short film Chuck Johnson, a fine wood specialist, has lead this trip for almost 12 years. Chuck offers education to the group about the fine woods Breedlove has to offer to build instruments. The film follows the build process and the finished product. Not only can the participants walk away with a guitar, but they leave with longtime friends and an experience that lasts a lifetime. Unfortunately, this annual endeavor celebrated their last hoorah this past May. Chuck is planning to retire in July of this year, but will pursue his dream of playing his custom Breedlove...

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Breedlove Announces The Sisters Folk Fest Custom Guitar

Breedlove Announces The Sisters Folk Fest Custom Guitar

Jun 24, 2015 | News & Events

The 2015 Sisters Folk Fest Custom Breedlove Has Been Released and Ready to Showcase

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Breedlove Stringed Instruments Expands Premier Series with Premier Concert LTD Model

Breedlove Stringed Instruments Expands Premier Series with Premier Concert LTD Model

Jun 18, 2015 | News & Events

The Premier Series is Breedloves' workhouse line designed for professional partners Breedlove Stringed Instruments is pleased to announce the addition of the Premier Concert LTD to its USA-handcrafted Premier Series of acoustic instruments. Reliable, versatile and accessible, these road-ready guitars have earned a reputation among performing musicians as go-to instruments. Joining this heralded lineup is the Premier Concert LTD, which combines the comfort and playability of our Concert body shape with a Western red cedar top, known for its diverse harmonic abilities and articulation. The Premier Concert LTD is truly a player’s instrument with a wider nut width and slim neck profile that’s a favorite among fingerstylists. Exemplifying the best qualities of Breedlove’s Distinctively Crafted Sound, solid Western red cedar was chosen for the top and solid East Indian rosewood for the back and sides—a tonewood combination that rewards a player’s touch with sweet, extended harmonic content and a robust bottom...

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MMR Announces Breedlove’s 25 Years of Acoustics

MMR Announces Breedlove’s 25 Years of Acoustics

Jun 16, 2015 | News & Events

MMR recently wrote a great article about Breedlove celebrating our 25th Anniversary

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