More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Jean-François Raffin: ten hours - and not a word
- The Baroque violin bow
- Violin makers and masters: archive "M-O"
- The violin bow: a brief depiction of its history
- Joseph Alfred Lamy père: a key figure in modern bow making
- International violin making competitions: Ente Triennale Cremona, Concours Etienne Vatelot, VSA competition, Mittenwald violin making competition