Musical Instruments in Edinburgh, Scotland
As an expert Scottish violin maker located in his central Edinburgh workshop. Steve builds his violins, violas and cellos in the classical Italian tradition. His main influences are Giuseppe Guarneri del Ges (the maker of Niccol Paganini's famous violin) Matteo Gofriller, Domenico Montagnana as well as others. His main goal is in re-creating as much of the classical Italian spirit, both in tone and looks using traditional methods and materials.