Swiss Wood Solutions

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We're looking forward to meeting you at:

  • The Holy Grail Guitar Show

    May 2-3, 2020, Berlin, Germany

    Truly a holy place of guitar building! For the fifth time, international guitar builders show their latest creations at the Holy Grail Guitar Show. Sonowood will make its debut in Berlin in 2020.

  • NAMM Show 2020

  • Swiss Alpine Museum

    October 18, 2019 - September 27, 2020, Bern, Switzerland

    Sonowood spruce is made from domestic Swiss spruce from above 1’000 metres above sea level. Up there, the vegetation period is shorter, leading to narrow growth ring formation. Experience Sonowood from Swiss Alps sources as part of the upcoming Alpine Workshop Exhibition in the Swiss Alpine Museum in Bern.

  • Alpines Museum

Past events

  • The 2020 NAMM Show

    January 16-19, 2020, Anaheim, California, United States

    We came across the pond to the NAMM Show in California to introduce you to Sonowood. The NAMM Show (National Association of Music Merchants) is the global corssroad of the music, sound and entertainment technology products with thousands of registrants from 139 countries.

Luca Schelbli and Dr. Munish Chanana at the NAMM Show in Anaheim.

Luca Schelbli and Dr. Munish Chanana at the NAMM Show in Anaheim.
  • ELEMENTE materialForum

    November 21-27, Berlin, Germany

    The ELEMENTE materialForum in Berlin presents innovative materials for architecture and design. Experience our novel wood products Sonowood, Bijouwood and Sonoveneer at this year's wood exhibition from 21 to 27 November and afterwards in the material library at Tempelhofer Berg 6 in Berlin.


  • Swiss Innovation Forum

    November 21, Basel, Switzerland

    The Swiss Innovation Forum (SIF) bridges the gap between science and industry. The programme is varied and guarantees lasting impressions, with 25 speakers from Switzerland and abroad. Meet Swiss Wood Solutions at the Congress Center Basel and learn more about our innovative technology.

  • Swiss Innovation Forum

Cremona Mondomusica 2019

Cremona Mondomusica is the largest and most important exhibition in the world for string instruments making. Cremona is the world’s capital of violin making and home to the most famous family of violin makers. Together with our premium partner Wilhelm Geigenbau, we presented Sonowood at Mondomusica 2019.

Mark Wilhem und Boris Haug von Wilhelm Geigenbau mit den Vertretern von SWS in Cremona.

From left: Dr. Oliver Kläusler (SWS), Boris Haug, Mark Wilhem (both Wilhelm Geigenbau) and Dr. Munish Chanana (SWS) in Cremona.

Mark Wilhem und Boris Haug von Wilhelm Geigenbau mit den Vertretern von SWS in Cremona.

Presentation of Sonowood.

  • Museum Füssen

    August 31, Füssen, Germany

    Dr. Oliver Kläusler, inventor of Sonowood, gave a speech at the museum of the city of Füssen in Bavaria, Germany, as part of a two-part lecture. First, an overview was given on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) and its impact on the construction and trade of musical instruments. In the second part, Dr. Kläusler presented Sonowood as an alternative to the use of overused woods.

  • Museum Füssen

More past events:

  • Guitar Summit 2019, September 2019, Mannheim, Germany
  • Criterion Festival 2019, March 2019, Zurich
  • New Material and Design Forum Shanghai, March 2019, Shanghai
  • Strings attached, November 2018, Bern
  • Cremona Mondomusica 2018, September 2018, Cremona, Italy
  • Guitar Summit 2018, September 2018, Mannheim, Germany
  • ETH Industry Day 2018, September 2018, Zurich
  • ETH Week 2017, September 2017, Zurich
  • ETH Industry Day 2017, September 2017, Zurich