• Cremona Violin Makers and Dealers - San Francisco
  • Bows and bow repair

Restoration

  • Neckgrafting,
  • Bushing pegholes,
  • Opening instruments,
  • Fitting a new bassbar (with a patch or cleats),
  • Repairing cracks,
  • Replacing worn corners and edges,
  • Fitting a soundpost patch,
  • Correction of the neck angle or resetting the neck.

 

 

 

Zanetto Micheli (c. 1489 – after 1560) was the first representative of the oldest known family of string instrument makers from the famous Renaissance Brescian school of strings and violin making, from which many very clear archive documents but (more important) some perhaps 20 original instruments (violins, violas, viols, double basses) seems to survive.

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