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Welcome to the website of the company Schneider. Here you can learn about my instruments, current offering, about history and present family company that produced for its customer’s guitars for more than 90 years.

Jan Schneider





We are currently accepting orders for the construction of master guitar for the year 2020.


Student model is now possible to try and buy from our business partner MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS HARFA.COM, Koněvova 142/1603, Prague 3 - Žižkov (Pražačka).
Tel: +420
604 926 000, +420 603 814 524,  +420 222 360 146  http://www.harfa.com/




8e Édition Brussels International Guitar
Festival & Competition 26 > 30.04.2019


Luthiers & Exhibitors Salon
The Luthiers & Exhibitors Salon will welcome the visitors at the «Maison Grand-Place» located near the Théâtre de Vaudeville on the Grand-Place itself, one of the outstanding sights of Brussels. Grand-Place, 19 - 1000 Brussels
Saturday 27 April 2019 : from 10:00 to 19:00
Sunday 28 April 2019 : from 10:00 to 19:00




Guitar Competition "PRAGuitarra Clásica" 2019
On April 4 - 6, 2019, the 10th year of the prestigious classical guitar competition “PRAGuitarra clásica” for young people under 17 took place in Prague. The title Absolute winner of the competition and the main prize - master guitar Schneider was awarded to
Marie Balcarová from the class of teacher PaedDr. Jiří Tomášek - Jaroslav Kocian Art School Ústí nad Orlicí.



XXVII. International Guitar Festival & Courses Brno 2018

5th -10th August was the 27th International Guitar Festival in Brno, and this time we exhibited our guitars. One of them was also dedicated to the Guitartalent.

This year we introduced guitars of a completely new design that combines the advantages of guitars with a massive top panel and Double-Top audio features.



PRAGuitarra Clássica 2018
In this year's PRAGuitarra Clássica guitar competition, 2018 won the prize for absolute winner, Jan Schneider's guitar, Flip Novák from the class of prof. Taťána Klánská - Gymnázium and Music School of Prague.



26. International Guitar Festival BRNO´17


International guitar competition Guitartalent 17
In the Guitartalent Junior category (under 19) she won Terézia Hulková (Church Conservatoire in Bratislava, Prof. Miriam Rodriguez Brüll). On the new guitar Schneider played on the evening concert. The new instrument will surely be used to study at the Universität für Musik und dartellende Kunst Wien at Alvaro Pieri.



Lucciano Tortorelli compared the quality of the new instruments with his older Schneider guitar.

Igor Shoshyn (Belarus) played a well-known melody on our guitar.




International Guitar Festival & Courses Brno 2016
7 August 2016 - 12 August 2016


Participants of the festival tried our guitars.


Guitar Competition GUITARTALENT 16th
Our company provides one instruments as a prize in a competition. Guitar won Raphaël Mata - France (Professor Rafael Andía).


Jindřich Kaulfers (representative of Schneider company) and Raphaël Mata





7 to 9 April 2016 was held VII. year of competition in playing the classical guitar "PRAGUITARRA CLASSICA 2016". Guitar from our workshop won Oliwia Lis, Państwowa Szkoła Muzyczna, Brzeg, Poland - teacher Dominik Matuszczak.



International Guitar Festival & Courses Brno'15

From 9 to 15 August, 2015 passed the International Guitar Festival & courses Brno'15. The festival was held International Guitar Competition GUITARTALENT'15.











Mr. prof. Milan Tesar played our instruments.


Our company donated a prize for the winner - student model guitar. This instrument was awarded Igor Klokov, a student of Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno.










Igor Klokov, Jan Schneider, Maria Linnemann, doc. Mgr. Vladislav Bláha, ArtD.






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