Baroque Violin: Jay Haide, El Cerrito 2018

This violin was crafted in Beijing and varnished at the shop of Jay Ifshin in El Cerrito, California. It was set up for Baroque playing in the workshop of master instrument restorer Andrew Dipper……..

Classical Violin: C.G. Schlosser, Klingenthal c. 1779

The Schlosser family of violin makers was active in Klingenthal, Germany in the 18th century. This violin is branded on the back………

Baroque Violin: Johann Gottfried Hamm, Marknuekirchen 1780

Johann Gottfried Hamm was a preeminent maker in the Markneukirchen school. Active during the late 18th century, a boom time for……………….

Baroque Violin: Thomas Urquhart, London c.1660-70

Thomas Urquhart (b.c.1629, d.c. 1678) was an important early maker probably from Scotland. He worked on London Bridge along with other makers…………

Baroque Violin: Mathurin Ducheron c.1714

This violin was made by Mathurin Ducheron, (fl.c.1700-1725),a member of the “Vieux Paris” School, and is branded………..

Baroque Violin: Lombardy, c.1650

It is very rare to find an instrument of this age, let alone in its original baroque configuration. Andrew Dipper has skillfully replaced…………………