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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:
  • Antique Mittenwald violin from the Mittenwald violin-making school, 1919
  • Interesting master violin from Bohemia, approx. 1880
  • Powerful German violin bow by H.R. Pfretzschner
  • Older English violin, J. R. Dutton 1979
  • Fine master violin by Marcus Klimke, contemporary elite violin maker (certificate Markus Klimke)
  • Excellent French violin bow, Morizot Frères (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine Italian violin by Mario Gadda, approx. 1960 (certificate Mario Gadda)
  • Fine French master violin, Victor Aubry, Paris 1944
  • WORKED OVER AND TONALLY OPTIMIZED: Ernst Heinrich Roth, fine 1955 violin - Guarnerius model
  • Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, warm tone
  • Antique French 3/4 cello by J.T.L., approx. 1880
  • Fine master violin bow by Hermann Richard Pfretzschner
  • Good German violin bow, W. E. Dörfler
  • Fine French violin bow by E. Sartory (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine English violin bow by Frank Napier / W.E. Hill & Sons (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Mario Gadda, Italian violin after Oreste Candi, 1984 (certificate Mario Gadda)
  • Mario Gadda workshop, Italian violin after Stefano Scarampella
  • Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright warm tones
  • Powerful older silver-mounted violin bow, Germany, by Klaus Ringer
  • Modern violin made in the French style, probably Czech or Hungarian
  • Antique Markneukirchen violin, by Schuster & Co. approx. 1900/1910
  • Antique German violin from Saxony, approx. 1920
  • Old, silver mounted violin bow, after Lupot - noble, classy tone
  • Lothar Seifert, German master violin bow, silver