More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Ludwig Bausch: the "German Tourte"
- Violin makers and masters: archive "J-L"
- John Dodd: a legend of oyster shells and silver spoons
- “The finest approach to handling wood”: Hieronymus Köstler
- Jan Špidlen: Art, innovation – and sport
- W E Hill & Sons: on the Mt Parnassus of the art of violin making