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Are the "Great" Violins Really So Great?

James Ehnes | Posted 05.26.2013 | Arts
James Ehnes

There has been a lot of debate in recent years over what makes a violin special. Are the great old Italian violins really better than instruments by modern makers? If so, why? And by how much?

Stradivarius Violin Recreated By CAT Scan

Posted 12.01.2011 | Arts

Stradivarius, a name associated with excellence in any field, originated from the finely-tuned instruments that the Stradivari family crafted. They ar...

$18 Million Violin For Sale In Chicago

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In the market for a new violin? Start saving up those pennies, and don't think you'll save money on a used one. The world's (potentially) most expensi...