Did you have plans to travel to the Estrel Berlin for the Grand Finale of The Holy Grail Guitar Show next weekend? Were you looking forward to meeting the makers and try out their new guitars, hang out and enjoy the community, the players, the music? Well, unfortunately our Show is just one of many events that had to be cancelled due to the restrictions to keep everyone safe. We are all… Read More
Adriano and Shawn Hammond from Premier Guitar sit down to talk about the history of Ergon Guitars, the Holy Grail Guitar Show and his guitars – the Lisboa WB and the Coimbra JR. The interview happened in the latest edition of the exhibition this past May, in Berlin. If you missed the chance to be at the Holy Grail, check out the video to watch and listen to the instruments showcased.
Ergon Guitars had the pleasure of sitting down with Nicolai Schneekloth from Vintage & Rare and talk about Adriano’s guitar building journey and demo the instruments showcased in the Holy Grail Guitar Show 2018 – the Lisboa WB and the Coimbra JR. If you missed the chance to be at the Holy Grail, check out the video to watch and listen to some of the latest takes on two of our desings…. Read More
The Holy Grail Guitar Show will be back in Berlin, and Ergon Guitars is honoured to once again share the exhibition will a select group of the most talented and interesting luthiers and guitar builders in the world. The show will take place in the Estrel Hotel in Berlin (Germany), on May 5th and 6th. Alongside the show, you can hear the instruments in democoncerts and atend lectures and panel discussions with… Read More
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.
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
SPECIFICATIONS NECK – 1 piece spanish cedar (over 80 years old) with slide-in set-thru joint – Ligthly flammed ebony fretboard – 25″ scale – 12″ radius – 22 Jescar Evo Gold medium frets – Luminlay side dots – Double-action trussrod (custom single stainless steel rod) – Ebony string guide with Evo Gold zero fret – Schertler tuners BODY – Fully hand-carved ergo hollow body – 2 piece lacewood top (over 80… Read More