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What are the Most Expensive Violins of All Time?

The most expensive violins of all time have marked the history of classical music. They all have great stories behind their remarkable sound quality and resonance. The Titanic Violin An Arthur Catton Lancaster creation played…



Three Violins Played at Once by an Antique Machine

The Hupfeld Phonoliszt Violina Machine can play three violins at the same time. Ludwig Hupfeld in Germany invented and introduced the violin player machine in World’s exhibition in Brussels in 1910. Made up of sophisticated…


The Largest Playable Violin in the World

Twelve luthiers in Markneukirchen, Germany have crafted the largest playable violin. These Vogtland bows and violin masters have finished their gigantic violin with a size seven times bigger than the normal one. This large instrument…



The Smallest Violin in the World Crafted for Tiny Musicians

The world’s smallest violin created, manufactured and popularized by Stentor Music served hundreds of tiny musicians around the world.  The 120-year-old British distributor and manufacturer of stringed instruments provided an excellent solution for preschools and…