More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Cremona - the early Lombard history of Italian violin making
- The end of violin making in Klingenthal
- Roland Baumgartner, Basel: an expert dedicated to antique violins
- Electric violins: guide to technical standards
- International violin making competitions: Ente Triennale Cremona, Concours Etienne Vatelot, VSA competition, Mittenwald violin making competition
- Violin makers and masters: archive "D-F"