The first guitar to appear with the Furch brand name on the headstock was built in 1981 and was the product of a small unofficial ‘garage’ company, in what was then Czechoslovakia. At that time the communist regime disallowed all private enterprise, but founder František Furch’s insatiable desire for all things musical, forced his pursuits underground. Today, the company is run by both František and his son Petr, and they continue to produce a range of top class instruments. They are constantly experimenting with new design and construction techniques, and applying modern research and technology in their quest to advance the acoustic qualities of their instruments.
The first guitar to appear with the Furch brand name on the headstock was built in 1981 and was the product of a small unofficial ‘gar...