Not only did the organizers establish the Guitar Summit 2023 as the most significant event in the world of stringed instruments with a record-breaking attendance of 11,300 visitors, but it was also a resounding success for us. The enthusiastic response from the participants, especially numerous Hagstrom players, was a testament to this success. The absolute crowd-pleasers were the "New Generation" Swede and Super Swede models. The overwhelmingly positive feedback, especially from owners of the previous versions, was very gratifying and confirmed that the innovations and important refinements were right on target. Our friend and colleague, Thomas Tuerling, also provided some soundbites to well-known magazines, including Bonedo and, of course, our gracious hosts, Gitarre und Bass.
Here are a few impressions: