162 contributions received and close to 60 000 votes were cast – Amazing work everyone! The competition is a collaboration with the Uppsala Guitar Festival
We are thrilled to be part of the sponsors of Uppsala Guitar Festival, and present to you the following program.
Join the lineup of previous winners of the annual .strandberg* competition such as Jose Macario, Poh Hock and Adam Rafowitz.
During the 4+ years it took to develop the Boden Bass, Ola Strandberg worked closely with pickup designer Carey Nordstrand for his insight and expertise in finding the ideal pickups for the series. Here is a little glimpse into that process and how the electronics helped the Boden Bass flourish into the versatile instrument it is today. A very special Thanks […]
SPARK – Topic #28: Illusions/Theory For the month of March in celebration of both Harry Houdini’s and Albert Einstein’s birthday’s, our team challenged the SPARK community to submit content based on the theme of Illusions or Theory. Although all of the submissions were creative and thought provoking, there was one video submitted by Facundo Tupac Martinez that caught […]
On June 20, 2017 we launched the Traveling Gnome Boden Project. The objective of this project was simple; to send our Boden Classic guitar on a tour of the world giving players of the .strandberg* community the opportunity to win, play, and share their experience about this unique one-of-a-kind instrument. In all, the Traveling Gnome […]
For many months we’ve been working on a special community project to develop both a ‘Street Team’ and a content engine, which was called codename: Spark. This project is a highly ambitious program that seeks the participation of not just guitarists, but all artist and anyone who is creative. This is our solution of having […]