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HÖFNERS OLD & NEW

THE SECTION OF THE VINTAGE HOFNER WEBSITE WHICH DEALS WITH THE MANY GUITAR AND BASS GUITAR MODELS PRODUCED BY HOFNER FROM THE EARLY 1950'S TO THE PRESENT DAY.

 

Josef & Walter Hofner in the Bubenreuth Workshops; c1952.
Christian Hoyer's History of the Hofner Company is now on this Website.

 


            

The Complete Höfner Violin Bass Story, produced by Steve Russell & Nick Wass, is published by Centerstream Publications. It is available from several outlets worldwide, including Amazon.

Photo courtesy of Eduardo Capdeville, Mexico.

 


MAIN WEBSITE INDEX

 

 

The History of the Karl Hofner Company by Dr Christian Hoyer (17 Jan 2015)
1962 Hofner 172 Solid once owned by "Los Shakers" (12 Jan 2016)
Repaired 1958 Hofner President Archtop (8 Jan 2016)
Late-60's Hofner 177 "Exquisit" Solid Guitar (7 Jan 2016)
Mid-1960's Hofner 125 Club-Style Guitar (3 Jan 2016)
1957 Hofner 461/S Archtop Restoration (30 Dec 2015)
2016 Hofner 500/1 60th Anniversary (21 Dec 2015)
1960 Hofner Club 60 (17 Dec 2015)
The Very First Committee! 1953 Hofner Committee Serial #2000 (16 Dec 2015)
Registration available for Archtop Basses - 500/3, 500/5, Senator, & President (11 Sept 2015)



      The easy way of finding what has arrived onto the website in the past few months:

Recent Additions to this Website



"120 Years Service to Music"
The History of the Karl Hofner Company (1887-2007)

by Dr. Christian Hoyer.

 




If you own a Hofner Committee, Golden, Deluxe, President, Verithin, Senator, Club, Congress, or 500/1 Violin Bass,  you can register it on this website. The details that you supply about your guitar will also be made available on the website to help us all understand further the development of that model. Other Hofner model registrations will be set up in the future.