The brand Orville is a famous brand of guitars, and the name was due to its founding father Orville H. Gibson. Partnerships between the Gibson USA company and several Japanese guitar producers were started in the 1970’s. Orville guitars, in spite of its full history, in terms of company ownership and manufacturing, has managed to maintain a standard for guitars that musicians have grown to love through the decades. Now, there are Orville and Orville by Gibson guitars in the mainstream. Nonetheless, utmost quality has been maintained and you won’t go wrong with a guitar bearing the Orville name.