More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- The Ouchard dynasty of bow makers
- Jan Špidlen: Art, innovation – and sport
- Crossing borders: on the history of violin making in western Bohemia
- Violin makers and masters: archive "P-R"
- The fathers Bazin: the great name of Mirecourt bow making
- W E Hill & Sons: on the Mt Parnassus of the art of violin making