Bone nut, which one?

There are four variants at the Cesarini Custom Shop, choosing a bone nut must be considered, since the “expense / yield” is different.

The choices in ascending order in terms of remainder and cost are:

1 – pre-worked nut in “light” bone (white color)

2- nut to be worked in cow bone (white color)

3- nut to be worked in … Continua a leggere

Lutherie School online and face-to-face

Individual course face-to-face, Lutherie School

“My favorite formula is this. I recommend my head-to-head electric guitars making course, where the participant will not only learn very well how to design a guitar (or a bass), but will bring it back home together with other tools necessary for construction.”

The cost of the face-to-face lutherie school is to be considered very … Continua a leggere

Home delivery luthier, for student in Perugia

For the entire Covid period and also in the future I will ensure that there is a collection / delivery at home in the districts of the historic center of Perugia. This transport service will be carried out in complete safety and not by courier, your musical instrument will be in my laboratory within 15 minutes. In particular, we advise … Continua a leggere

What glue do luthiers use ?

The world of chemistry has revolutionized the concept of adhesive and glue in all trades, including the sector of violin making. Until the early 1900s, animal bone glue by bone (strong) or by tissue (weak) was used, so the classical lutherie of the 1600s could only adopt this type of solution.

The animal glue has no excellent properties, since it … Continua a leggere

Italian violin makers

Italian violin making has a 4 centuries long tradition. In our century the violin makers are very numerous, of different nationalities and of very varied scholastic origin. Here is a list, which draws on various sources and from private reports, of official professional luthiers. We invite the luthiers not present in the list, to signal us their activity specifying the … Continua a leggere

Bonus Stradivari – 2018

We can guarantee the BONUS STRADIVARI 2018, until funds run out (10 million euros). The plafond is little compared to possible questions, so we advise you to immediately request a quote from Atelier Cesarini, starting already from January to look for your instrument.

Bonus 2018:

  • Extension of the Bonus to students of all the courses of the Conservatories, ISSMs
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