All louis spohr articles

  • 23_10_15
    Gallery

    From the Archive: a violin by J.B. Guadagnini, Turin, 1780, the ‘Louis Spohr’

    2015-10-27T00:00:00Z

    This illustration of the ‘Louis Spohr’ Guadagnini was published in The Strad, March 1962. The following text is extracted from the article accompanying the photographs: The J.B. Guadagnini illustrated is one of the finest specimens of this maker’s Turin works in existence. Like the best Guadagnini violins of the Turin ...

  • David_Castro_Balbi
    Article

    French violinist scoops five prizes at Louis Spohr Violin Competition

    2013-11-11T00:00:00Z

    David Castro-Balbi of France has won a clutch of awards at the recent International Louis Spohr Competition for Young Violinists held at The Liszt School of Music in Weimar, Germany. The 19-year-old violinist (pictured) was awarded the first prize in category 3 of the competition, for players born between 1995 ...