CMG Welcomes Active Music as distributor for South Africa

Cordoba Music Group, a leading manufacturer and distributor of Guild and Córdoba acoustic and electric guitars, has announced a distribution agreement with Active Music Distribution in South Africa. With significant growth in the music industry, this new partnership with Active Music Distribution is a continuation of CMG’s investment in growing market share in its core markets and deepening relationships with resellers across the African continent.

“We are so excited to have Guild & Córdoba as our partners,” said Mlu Shongwe, Sales and Operations Manager, Active Music Distribution. “We believe that these brands will fulfil the market’s needs and desires in all ways, from your beginner guitar player to the professional musician. Another Niche brand added to our product portfolio.”

About Córdoba

Founded in 1997, Córdoba is a leader and innovator in nylon-string guitars. Designed by a team of renowned luthiers, the guitars are internationally distributed and played by a growing, eclectic group of talented musicians.

Nylon-string guitars taken beyond tradition. Building on a history of bohemian creativity and expert craftsmanship, Córdoba incorporates the musician’s love for individuality into each guitar. From the traditional to the ground breaking, Córdoba guitars represent the history and future of guitar making.

About Guild

Founded in 1952 in Manhattan, NY by Alfred Dronge, a guitarist and music-store owner, and George Mann, a former executive with Epiphone Guitar Company, Guild is an iconic American guitar brand. Guild guitars have been the choice of influential artists such as John Denver, Kim Thayil, Brian May, Richie Havens, Nick Drake, Doyle Dykes, and Bruno Mars.

To play a Guild Guitar is to experience the finest in acoustic tone and performance, the finest in instrument craftsmanship, and more than 60 years of history, heritage, and tradition. Along with its elegant beauty, the first thing you’ll notice about a Guild guitar is its tone. In any shade from warm to bright, from subtle to full-voiced and powerful, the dynamic range, balance, and projection of a fine Guild instrument delivers an unparalleled acoustic experience. Experience the best in acoustic sound, feel, and performance.