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Corilon violins: Job offers and job vacancies for luthiers, violin makers and master violin makers



09/01/2017

2 violin makers (m/f), full- or part-time


or

1 master violin maker and 1 violin maker (m/f), full- or part time


Your assignment will be to perform all of the tasks involved in setting up and restoring old stringed instruments. Working from our stately Munich OR our planned second Markneukirchen offices you will restore and set up our broad palette of old stringed instruments, returning each one to the appropriate quality and making it ready to play. We offer an appealing workplace, a friendly atelier with modern equipment, a variety of different activities, much work, and attractive performance-based remuneration.

In working at Corilon, you will learn a technical approach and the ideal approaches to the art of a luthier, and you will be instructed in precise and aesthetic methods. We expect you to have acquired solid knowledge of the fundamentals in the course of your training as well as a sense of artistic beauty. We have high standards in terms of the quality and precision of the tasks you can learn at our workshop.


Qualified applicants should have the following:

• Successfully completed training as a luthier

• Speak and understand English or German,

• A passionate interest in historic instruments

• The ability to distinguish yourself with an expedient approach

• Enthusiasm about working dependably, competently, efficiently, creatively and independently


We welcome your application portfolio consisting of a CV, photograph, transcripts and photos of your work.

Corilon violins · Lilienstrasse 2 · D-81669 München
Phone: +49 (0)89-444 19 619 · Fax: +49 (0)89-444 19 620
mail@corilon.com · www.corilon.com

New arrivals in our catalogue:
  • Early 19th century Hopf violin, approx. 1820 - sweet sound
  • Raffaele Calace, Italian Neapolitanian violin, 1916, large, warm tone
  • LEASE ONLY: Fine 18th century Italian violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Fernando Montavoci, rare 1936 Italian violin
  • Modern German Bubenreuth violin, c1970
  • English violin bow, silver mounted, after James Tubbs
  • German violin bow, mellow, light, silver mounted, M. Winterling
  • Older German viola bow, silver mounted - a strong player
  • Fine and excellent silver mounted cello bow, Lothar Seifert
  • 3/4 - German 3/4 violin, Hermann Keim, 1991
  • WORKED OVER AND TONALLY OPTIMIZED: Contemporary Markneukirchen master viola, Jochen Voigt, 1982
  • German silver-mounted violin bow, Markneukirchen, 1940's
  • H.R. Pfretzschner violin bow, silver mounted (certificate Klaus Grünke)
  • LEASE ONLY: Fine Italian master violin, Giuseppe Marconcini, Ferrara
  • Antique English violin, Emanuel Whitmarsh, London, 1893
  • Plinio Michetti, a fine old Italian violin, Torino
  • Giulio Cesare Gigli, fine 18th century Italian violin, approx. 1750
  • Jean-Joseph Honoré Derazey: French master violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Historic French violin, Remy Paris approx. 1840 (certificate Bernard Millant)
  • Good French violin bow by Prosper Colas
  • Fine old Mittenwald violin by Anton Ostler, 1930's
  • Modern Italian 7/8 violin, Carlo Melloni, 1932 (certificate Eric Blot)
  • 18th century Italian violin, probably Padova, c1780