The man behind the music: Bruno Borralhinho

The man behind the music: Bruno Borralhinho

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As a member of the Dresdner Philharmonic Orchestra and as Artistic Director of the Ensemble Mediterrain, Bruno Borralhinho is an esteemed Portuguese cellist. Performing internationally as a soloist with an orchestra, in solo recitals and with piano and chamber music, Bruno’s artistic offering also includes orchestral conducting. Having imparted his musical knowledge in masterclasses held […]
25 February 3891 READ MORE
An afternoon with Daniel Müller-Schott

An afternoon with Daniel Müller-Schott

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As a young cellist, Daniel Muller-Schott’s former teacher, Heinrich Schiff, played the original Sleeping Beauty cello by Domenico Montagnana. Using the cello frequently as his student, Schott soon developed a connection with the cello, recently commissioning Luiz Amorim for his very own copy. We caught up with Daniel at his home in Munich, exploring the […]
19 February 5771 READ MORE
Sakura Toba Visits Amorim Fine Violins

Sakura Toba Visits Amorim Fine Violins

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Sakura Toba Visits Amorim Fine Violins Amorim Fine Violins recently welcomed Sakura Toba, 14-year-old Japanese cellist who studies with Professor Mori (Toho Music School, Tokyo, Japan) and during the summer of 2018 and 2019 at the Siena Music Academy (Masterclass) with Professor Antonio Meneses. Sakura currently loans the Miremont cello that was once owned by […]
9 September 2803 READ MORE
Anatol Toth Visit

Anatol Toth Visit

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Anatol Toth Visits Amorim Fine Violins We were delighted that Menuhin Competition Junior Semi-Finalist, Anatol Toth, treated us to a private performance recently whilst testing out a few of our bows and instruments. Performing as a soloist and as a chamber musician, the skilled young violinist has won 1st prize with distinction at the Swiss […]
2 August 2171 READ MORE
The Carpenter family pay us a visit

The Carpenter family pay us a visit

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It was wonderful to welcome Sean, Lauren, David Carpenter and their mom Grace to our Cremona workshop recently. There is a lot of synergy between the two families and we share similar ideals, so it was great to spend time with them and show them around. Talented musicians in their own right, the family run […]
4 June 2052 READ MORE
Ray Chen’s private performance at Amorim Fine Violins

Ray Chen’s private performance at Amorim Fine Violins

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We had the pleasure of being treated to a private performance by internationally renowned violinist Ray Chen. He came to the workshop after visiting the Museo del Violino in Cremona, ahead of his concert at Teatro Ponchielli with the Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini, to see some of our instruments. Ray, who can be seen in the […]
28 February 1287 READ MORE
Violinist Luca Fanfoni visits Amorim Fine Violins

Violinist Luca Fanfoni visits Amorim Fine Violins

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It was wonderful to welcome the great violinist Luca Fanfoni to our Cremona workshop. He was interested in some of the Old instruments that we have. Luca also played some of Luiz Amorim’s violins and said he was impressed by the, “deep sound,” the instruments produced. The video, filmed during his visit, shows Luca playing […]
11 February 1166 READ MORE