More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Noteworthy families of Markneukirchen violin makers
- The best contemporary violin makers from China and Taiwan
- Giovanni Paolo Maggini – notes on his life and work
- Violin makers and masters: archive "J-L"
- Mittenwald: violin making “in the midst of the forest”
- Klingenthal: the origin of violin making