JEAN SEVERIN

MASTER VIOLIN MAKER

 

Home

 

About me

Instruments

contact / imprint

 

links

 

 

                                    

Independent workshop in Weimar

There he devotes most of his time to building new violins, violas and cellos, wich are much in demand on the international circuit. After thirty years of dedication to the craft of violin making, the fascination of seeing fine woods transformed by his own hands into musical instruments remains just as alive for him as ever.
 

2000-2002 postgraduate studies at The LISZT SCHOOL of Music Weimar

1996-2001 employed as a violinmaker in Switzerland and Germany

1993/1994 Teaching at Musiik Instrument Akademiet
in Moss and Sarpsborg, Norway

1995 Master craftsman's diploma at the Chamber of  Crafts Chemnitz
 

1990 – 1995 studies Applied art at the university of applied science Schneeberg,


1987
journeyman's examination

 

-In the age of 12 he startet working on a regular basis in a Berlin violinmakers workshop

-He grew up with music and literature


Member of the British Violin Making Association
 

member of Klanggestalten

 

other:

 

Vice Chairmen of „Freunde und Förderer der
Kammersymphonie Berlin e.V.“