More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Sell your violin to Corilon violins
- Roland Baumgartner, Basel: an expert dedicated to antique violins
- The violin bow: a brief depiction of its history
- Corilon violin's link page
- Ludwig Bausch: the "German Tourte"
- International violin making competitions: Ente Triennale Cremona, Concours Etienne Vatelot, VSA competition, Mittenwald violin making competition