More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- International violin making competitions: Ente Triennale Cremona, Concours Etienne Vatelot, VSA competition, Mittenwald violin making competition
- The fathers Bazin: the great name of Mirecourt bow making
- The Ouchard dynasty of bow makers
- The brothers Gemunder - Pioneers in American violin making
- Violin makers and masters: archive "A-C"
- The end of violin making in Klingenthal