Martin Acoustic Guitars
C.F. Martin & Company, commonly known as Martin Guitars, is a highly respected and historic guitar manufacturer based in Nazareth, Pennsylvania, USA. The company was founded in 1833 by Christian Frederick Martin and has been a family-owned business for several generations.
Martin guitars are widely recognized for their craftsmanship, quality, and rich, resonant sound. They are particularly known for their acoustic guitars, including dreadnoughts, jumbos, and other models that have become iconic in the world of acoustic music.
Try Your Next Martin Guitar at Our Martin Heritage Centre
Bonners Guitar Store in Eastbourne proudly hosts a Martin Guitars Heritage Centre. Our purpose-built room full of Martin guitars offers the perfect environment to touch, play, and select from an extensive range of premium-quality Martin Acoustic Guitars.
When you visit our Martin Guitars Heritage Centre, you'll be given the space and time to test several Martin Acoustic Guitars in a comfortable, private environment, allowing you to hear every sound detail and ultimately ensure that you make the right purchase decision.
A range of acoustic guitar amplifiers is also available to test electro-acoustic instruments for performance or stage use. Our friendly staff are, of course, on hand to give you additional helpful information. Call us today on 01323 639335 to check which Martin Guitar models are available to test in our Heritage Centre.
Martin Acoustic Guitar Ranges:
Standard Series: This series includes the flagship models and represents the core of Martin's catalogue. These guitars are known for their high-quality tonewoods and craftsmanship.
Authentic Series: The Authentic Series aims to recreate the vintage Martin guitars, often using period-accurate materials and construction methods to capture the sound and feel of classic instruments.
Performing Artist Series: This series is designed for the modern player, featuring cutaway designs, built-in electronics, and a focus on playability for live performances.
Road Series: The Road Series offers players more affordable options while maintaining the quality associated with the Martin name. These guitars are designed to be durable and roadworthy.
X Series: The X Series includes guitars with high-pressure laminate (HPL) back and sides, providing a more affordable alternative while offering the Martin sound.
When referring to "Martin American guitars," it generally signifies that the guitars are made in the United States, unlike some other manufacturers that produce guitars in different countries. Martin takes pride in its American heritage and craftsmanship, and their guitars are sought after by musicians across various genres.