violoncello

model A. Stradivari 1711 "Duport"

handmade in 2019

bird's eye flamed maple one-piece back,

italian bearclaw spruce top.

violin

model Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesù 1739

handmade in 2018

two-pieces deeply rise-up flamed back,

italian bearclaw spruce top.

violin

model A. Stradivari 1715

handmade in 2018

one-piece deeply flamed back,

italian bearclaw spruce top.

violin

model G. B. Guadagnini 1774

handmade in 2018

one-piece deeply flamed back,

italian bearclaw spruce top.

cello

model G. B. Guadagnini 1743

handmade in 2018

two-pieces deeply flamed maple back

incredibly figured italian bearclaw spruce top

viola

model A. Stradivari 1672

handmade in 2018

one-piece deeply flamed maple back,

italian spruce top

violin model

Gasparo da Salò c. 1580

European one-piece bird's eye maple back,

Italian one-piece spruce top,

double purfling,

upper, lower and central arabesque.

 

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Instruments made in 2017

 

A violin, Stradivari 1715 model

and a cello Stradivari model 1711 "Duport"

Giovan Battista Guadagnini

 

To this luthier that I love so much,
I dedicate a special section
with instruments inspired by the original.

Violin Torino 1774 "Salabue-Berta",

three violins G.B. Guadagnini, Piacenza 1744

"Ex Baron Knoop"

 

Instruments made in 2016

 

A violin Strad model 1715 "Cremonese",

and a cello Strad model 1720 "Piatti".

Instruments made in 2015

 

A violin Stradivari 1705,

and a viola Stradivari 1672.

 

Quartet 2014

 

Four instruments Strad model

made using wood from the same tree.
Tops are made using alpine bearclaw spruce

from Dolomiti - Italy.
Backs, ribs and scrolls are made using maple showing a wide and deep flame.

 

Different models

 

A violin Pietro Guarneri of Mantua 1704,

a violin Gasparo da Salò, Brescia 1580,

and a violin Nicolò Amati, Cremona 1658 "Hammerle".

Different woods

 

A cello Domenico Montagnana wearing a quilted-maple-one-piece back, and a violin A. Stradivari 1716 "Medici" made of flamed willow and pearwood.

Decorated instruments

 

A viola Gasparo da Salò 1580 made of

one-piece bird's eye maple, wearing a double purfling

and three wonderful arabesques.