The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 | sales@12fret.com

Bourgeois Acoustics

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.


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Little Liza Jane – Marc Roy and Will Meadows at The Twelfth Fret

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,

East Tennessee – Marc Roy and Will Meadows at The Twelfth Fret

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

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Big Sciota

Recently Marc Roy and Will Meadows came by The Twelfth Fret to demonstrate Bourgeois Guitars and various mandolins. In this first

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Bourgeois Aged Tone Mahogany OM

The Bourgeois Aged Tone Mahogany OM is a killer sounding guitar with a blend of modern innovation and classic vintage vibe!!

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Bourgeois Aged Tone Mahogany Slope D

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!

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Bourgeois 00 Signature

Feast your eyes and ears on this beautiful Bourgeois 00 Signature guitar!

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Bourgeois 00 Country Boy Hide Glue

Here is a wonderful small body guitar from the Dana Bourgeois Country Boy Series, featuring a Hide Glue upgrade option. Hide glue has

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Bourgeois OMS Custom

Feast your eyes and ears on this new Bourgeois OMS Custom steel string acoustic guitar!

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Bourgeois Small Jumbo Custom

Today we are featuring a beautiful Custom Small Jumbo from Bourgeois. I saw a guitar with this custom package at the Bourgeois booth at the

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.