More detailed information about stringed instruments and the history of violin making:
- Markneukirchen: violin making at the crossroads of craftsmanship and trade
- Violin makers and masters: archive "M-O"
- J & A Beares and Beares: expertise during changing times
- Violin makers and masters: archive "D-F"
- The Baroque violin – more than catgut strings
- Other families of Klingenthal violin makers