The prices of Franciscan guitars may vary, depending on their age and condition. Some models are valued at $200, as of March, 2013. Some of the most famous musicians have preferred the Franciscan line of guitars. James Becker's first guitar was a Franciscan acoustic. Before joining the Cacophony in 1987, he had played several Franciscans guitars. James Becker is a known neo-classical metal guitarist. These guitars can be purchased through musical stores, collectors, and websites.