Boutique Guitar Showcase – Western USA – Fall 2017

Ergon Guitars will be back in North America this coming fall, as part of the next run of the Boutique Guitar Showcase. Jamie Gale will be the curator once again, and the tour will pass through the western USA between September 27th and October 6th. This time with the Lisboa PG, a new take on the Lisboa design with a special name. “PG” stands for Pedrogão Grande, and serves as a homage… Read More

Ergon Guitars with EGB at Guitar Summit 2017

Ergon Guitars will be one of the members of the European Guitar Builders (EGB) exihibition present at Guitar Summit 2017. The event will take place in Mannhein (Germany), at the Kongresszentrum Rosengarten between September 8th and 10th. You can follow updates and find additional information at the website dedicated to the event or through Facebook. Be sure to also visit the EGB website and see the great builders we will have the… Read More

Ergon joins PCAC to create a BT for the highest bidder

Ergon is proud to be joining the non-profit organization Pick Collectors Agaisnt Cancer (PCAC) in creating a BT that will be auctioned to raise funds. The funds will serve to help charities involved in supporting cancer patients and their families and friends. The winner of the auction will both get a unique musical instrument, and choose to which charity the proceeds will be donated. In order to raise the value at auction,… Read More

The Boutique Guitar Showcase – April 18-28, 2017

The Cintra bass will be part of a touring showcase in the United States featuring the instruments of a selection of exclusive boutique builders from around the world. Curated by Jamie Gale, the showcase will be present in the cities of New York, Lexington, Atlanta, Nashville, Dallas, Memphis and Chicago. Check the date and venue the tour will be in town and come try out the Ergon Cintra.

Madeira Prima – woodworking as musical instrument building

Ergon Guitars was featured as part of a documentary series on the world of woodworking in Portugal. This episode focuses on the guitar building aspect of woodworking. The programme was broadcasted in portuguese. You can watch it clicking here.

Ergon Guitars at NAMM Show 2017

Ergon Guitars will be part of the NAMM Show 2017 from January 19th to 22nd as one of the exihibitors at the Boutique Guitar Showcase. You can find us in Hall C – booth 23, next to some of the most talented luthiers in the world. Click here to view the floor plan of the Boutique Guitar Showcase to know where to find us. See you there!

Ergon RB Corvo featured on Grand Guitars magazine

You can find the full article in the original german version here. Translation bellow. A MUSICAL MARVEL Ergon Guitars ‘RB Corvo’ Ergon Guitars is the brand of Portuguese professional bass player Adriano Sérgio, who says that in the late 90s he started spending increasingly more time repairing instruments than playing them. His skills earned him a vast number of gigs as international guitar technician for touring musicians, until this lifestyle became too… Read More

A Luthier’s Tale

Video by Gennaro Serra Di Cassano. Interview of Adriano kindly provided by Pierre Journel of The Guitar Channel. Ergon Guitars would like to thank Andy Manson, Seth Baccus, Michael Spalt and Juha Ruokangas for their participation; as well as the European Guitar Builders Association, the Holy Grail Guitar Show staff and volunteers and the rest of the community. We would also like to thank BMW Portugal for their generous sponsorship.

Video – See and Hear the Ergon Lisboa Design

Hear one of the latest Ergon designs in the video above, the semi-hollow Lisboa. This guitar will be on our stand at the Holy Grail Guitar Show 2015, in Berlin. Credits Music by Mário Delgado Video by Gennaro Serra Di Cassano Audio provided by João Só

Video – See and Hear the Ergon BT Design

Hit play to hear how the Ergon BT Design sounds like in the hands of a guitarist. You can also have the opportunity to try it for yourself at the Holy Grail Guitar Show 2015, in Berlin. Credits: Music by Ricardo Barriga, using D’Addario NYXL Strings. Video by Gennaro Serra Di Cassano. Audio by João Mendes