Instruments

What makes the Stradivarius violin so special?

A well-preserved Stradivarius violin was recently sold in an online auction for a record £9.8m. However most will fetch anything over £1.000,000. What is it about the violins made by Italian craftsman Stradivari that makes the instruments so valuable?
Over the years, various theories have been touted in a bid Read more

What makes the Stradivarius violin so special?

A well-preserved Stradivarius violin was sold in an online auction for a record £9.8m.
What is it about the violins made by Italian craftsman Stradivari that makes the instruments so valuable?
Over the years, various theories have been touted in a bid to find out why a Stradivarius produces such brilliant Read more