There are some musicians who fortunately find their ideal instrument and are able to acquire it. When this is impossible we can study the original instrument and make a copy.


Viola Paolo Maggini and the copy made for Jean-Luc Thonnérieux, 1989.


Others dream of a special sound which they cannot find in an existing instrument. It is possible to collaborate closely with the musicians to create an instrument with the sound they are looking for.


Venetian violin from 1720, conceived for Guillaume Rebinguet-Sudre, 2009.

"Un violoncelle d'amour"

Violoncello all'inglese in the style of Matteo Goffriller,
designed for Philippe Foulon in 2006:


Viols & violone



discant viola da gamba

viola da gamba