After my studies at Newark school of violin making (England), I worked in very reputable workshops on stringed instruments & bows. In order to widen my repair techniques, I attended repair courses and have gained wide work experience throughout Europe.


1977  Born in France

1995  A-Levels

1995-1999  Newark School of Violin Making (England)

1999-2002  Worked at Otmar Lang & Wilfried Ramsaier-Gorbach (Violin makers of the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra and the Vienna opera)

2005-2013  Worked at Christine Eriks (Vienna)

2014  Master certificate of violin making (Meisterprüfung)

Further education:


France: Bruno Dreux, Luc Muselet, Guy Coquoz, Les Luthiers du Quatuor, Retouching course with Iris Carr, Restauration Course with Jean-Jacques Fasnacht

Denemark: Per Sony Ovesen

CanadaWilder & Davis
Austria: Johann Rombach, Henriette Lersch, Machold,
Germany: Restauration with Anna Ediger


Training for bow rehair & repair:


Jochen Schmidt  (Dresden)
Pierre Guillaume (Bruxelles)
Florence Bigorgne (Paris)