Stefan Lindholm and Christian Lijsen claim top prizes in Pisogne violin making competition

German maker Christian Lijsen and Swedish luthier Stefan Lindholm won multiple prizes at the third International Violin Making Competition in Pisogne, Italy. Lijsen took both the gold and silver medals for his copies of historical instruments. Pal Racz, from Hungary, received the bronze ...

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