Update: I was thrilled to receive a response to my query on the Deleau, Manitoba Facebook page about whether there were any descendants of Fernand
Author: Glen C. Larson
I grew up in rural Saskatchewan, farmed for a good part of my life and currently live in Saskatoon. I'm a recreational writer, having now released three books. Somewhere along the way, I became a violin enthusiast and, as well as learning to play, I'm doing some finishing, rebuilding, repair and resale. Look up my contact info and drop me a line. I can talk violins all day!
Oil or Spirit?
In his clear and entertaining way, Master Edgar explains the ins and outs of varnish. A couple of personal notes: I’ve used both spirit and
A Visit to Cremona
Olaf the Violinmaker treats us to a tour of the museum in the cradle of violin making.
Why Do We Use Spruce For The Top?
Master maker Russ explains:
Tips From a Master Violin Maker
Luthier Edgar Russ answers some common questions on caring for your instrument. Edgar is Austrian by birth, but makes his home and business in Cremona,