More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume: notes on his life and work
- The Hopf violin: a dynasty of Vogtland violin makers
- Joseph Alfred Lamy père: a key figure in modern bow making
- James Tubbs: the classic name in English bow making
- Violin makers and masters: archive "P-R"
- François Nicolas Voirin and the new French violin bow