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My Favorite Instrument
The Strad (2011) Vol. 122, pp. 15
... Chiesa discusses his favorite musical instrument: the "Alard" Amati violin, from 1649. ...
A Year in Cremona
The Strad (2005) Vol. 116, pp. 17
... A commentary discusses the author's experiences in her fifth year at the Violin Making School of ...
... was not necessarilly the highest quality violin ever built. ...
... Review Barker's guide to violin making (Crowood Press, 2002). ...
... McKean responds to a reader's question about care of the violin neck, especially how to properly clean it. ...
What She Plays
Strings (1998) Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 52
... Viktoria Mullova's instrument is the "Jules Falk" Stradivari violin of 1723. The history of the instrument is discussed. ...
Q & A
Strings (2005) Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 12
... Readers' questions about slipping E strings and a little-known violin maker are answered. ...
... Violinist Rudolf Hopfner describes his favorite instrument - a 1650 violin by Jacob Stainer. ...
2009 Buyer's Guide: Suppliers to the Trade
Strings (2009) Vol. 23, No. 12, pp. 119-122
... A directory is presented of string suppliers in the violin market. ...
Antonio Stradivari
The Strad (2010) Vol. 121, pp. 78-79
... The "Molitor" violin, built by Antonio Stradivari in 1697, is featured. Its provenance is traced, and its design and construction are explored. ...
Dante Baldoni
The Strad (2012) Vol. 123, pp. 70-71
... A 1915 Dante Baldoni-made violin is described, from its design to the intricate details. Baldoni's career is highlighted. ...
... Heyligers describes his method for setting a Baroque neck on a violin that had previously had a modern neck fitted. ...
Ask the Experts
The Strad (2014) Vol. 125, pp. 31
... Three instrument dealers discuss a player's concerts about purchasing a new violin. ...
... Tips for fitting a neck joint on a Baroque-style violin are presented. ...
... Comments on a book that examines all facets of the violin (Balafon Books, 1999). ...
... Marchese's book on violin making is reviewed (HarperCollins). ...
... Que, a violin maker based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, presents the steps in making a plyood ... counterform to fit around an instrument's corner, aiding in clamping a violin f-hole crack. ...
... Violin maker Giovanni Longiaru (1886-1970) is briefly profiled, and a violin made in 1928 in New York City, is described in detail. ...
BREAKING IN A 'NEW' 274-YEAR-OLD VIOLIN
Strings (2012) Vol. 26, No. 12, pp. 103-104
... his "ex-William Kroll" 1738 Guarneri del Gesu violin. ...
... The author responds to questions concerning violin repair and construction. Advice on selecting a ...