More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Bazin’s grandchildren: bow making in turbulent times
- International violin making competitions: Ente Triennale Cremona, Concours Etienne Vatelot, VSA competition, Mittenwald violin making competition
- Mirecourt: contemporary violin makers
- J & A Beares and Beares: expertise during changing times
- Eric Blot and Italian violin making
- Ludwig Bausch: the "German Tourte"