Marc Paquin discovered in 2000 his passion for violin making. He had the great chance to learn in Switzerland with Philippe Girardin and Sylvain Rusticoni, winners of gold medals in Cremona and in the United-States. He also followed restoration courses with Jean-Jacques Fasnacht.
Since 2006 Marc Paquin has been investigating on his own about sound, power, timbre and playability of string instruments. They are nowadays being played all around the world by professionals and international soloists, such as Sergey Malov, Leticia Moreno, Jean-Jacques Kantorow, Tatiana Samouil, Sungsic Yang,… in Spain, England, Switzerland, France, Germany, Belgium, Holland, Austria, USA, Canada, Korea, China, Australia,…
This violin is a warm and powerful instrument that boasts excellent projection and resonance. Handcrafted by Marc Paquin himself, a master luthier who discovered his passion for violin making in 2000, this violin is a true work of art. Paquin honed his skills under the tutelage of the world-renowned Philippe Girardin and Sylvain Rusticoni, and further refined his knowledge through restoration courses with Jean-Jacques Fasnacht. With over a decade of research into sound, power, timbre, and playability, this violin is a testament to Paquin's expertise and dedication to his craft. Today, Marc Paquin violins are played by professionals and international soloists all over the world, from Spain to Australia.View Instrument
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