Dana Bourgeois is considered to be one of the foremost authorities in the world on the voicing, selection and utilization of fine acoustic tonewoods. Some of the many artists actively performing and recording with Bourgeois guitars include Bryan Sutton, Dan Tyminski (Oh Brother Where Art Thou, Alison Krauss), Ry Cooder, Ricky Skaggs, Sean Watkins (Nickel Creek), Norman Blake and Del McCoury.
The Twelfth Fret proudly carries Bourgeois guitars and we stock around 25 instruments in the most popular designs. We can also special order any custom models; we set instruments up as required and we ship worldwide.
It never ceases to amaze me how good steel string acoustics can sound, and I'm reminded every time a guitar like this Collings OM1 deep
This video of 'Little Liza Jane' features Marc Roy on the Bourgeois D Custom dreadnought guitar with Adirondack Spruce top and Cocobolo back and sides,
This video of 'East Tennessee' features Marc Roy on the Bourgeois D Custom dreadnought guitar with Adirondack Spruce top and Cocobolo back and sides, and
Recently Marc Roy and Will Meadows came by The Twelfth Fret to demonstrate Bourgeois Guitars and various mandolins. In this first
The Bourgeois Aged Tone Mahogany OM is a killer sounding guitar with a blend of modern innovation and classic vintage vibe!!
The Bourgeois Aged Tone Mahogany Slope D really seems to combine the best features of new and old into one amazing looking and sounding package!
Here is a wonderful small body guitar from the Dana Bourgeois Country Boy Series, featuring a Hide Glue upgrade option. Hide glue has
Feast your eyes and ears on this new Bourgeois OMS Custom steel string acoustic guitar!
This is a short film about craft guitar building with Dana Bourgeois, a luthier for over 35 years, building some of the finest acoustic guitars in the world.