A very short history of the Höfner company.
Started in 1887 by Karl Höfner and followed by his sons and grand daughter Höfner grew to be the largest stringed instrument manufacturer in Europe.
But it wasn't all easy. Here is a short history of how the company grew from humble beginings to what we are today.more...
Why Hofner Guitars and Stringed Instruments?
In this section we present a series of articles explaining the ethos behind our guitar and stringed instrument production.
We hope you'll find the articles informative and helpful in making your choice of a quality Hofner instrument.
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