A Nirvana Ovation acoustic guitar played by Kurt Cobain is displayed at the launch of Hard Rock International's traveling music memorabilia collection, "Gone Too Soon," Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Hard Rock Cafe New York. "Gone Too Soon" pays tribute to music icons whose lives and career where tragically cut short and will be on tour at Hard Rock locations in the U.S. throughout 2013. (Photo by Diane Bondareff/Invision for Hard Rock International/AP Images)

Ovation guitar factory in Conn. closing

An Ovation guitar factory in the western Connecticut hills that has produced instruments for music legends from Paul Simon to Cat Stevens to…