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The Contemporary American Violin & Bow Maker Exhibition & Sale, Las Vegas

April 23, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Registrations are closed for this event

View, play and purchase the finest contemporary American violins, violas, cellos and their bows, made by over 95 of world’s finest luthiers and bow makers at a special one-day event at the Nevada School of the Arts in Las Vegas.  This will be one of the largest exhibitions and sales of contemporary bowed string instruments and bows in Las Vegas history, and will afford the perfect opportunity to compare, select and purchase one or more of these treasures.  The Exhibition and Sale runs April 23 ( Sunday) from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.  And at 2:00 pm  Las Vegas Philharmonic concert master DeAnn Letourneau plays, contrasts and discusses about 50 violins and bows before an invited audience, followed by famed violist Nokuthula Ngwenyama and cellist Daniel Gaisford, who will similarly play, contrast and discuss about 40 violas, cellos and bows before an invited audience.   Stick around after the presentation to play these fine instruments and bows yourself, and join us for light refreshments.  You may discuss the acquisition of these instruments and bows with representatives of the Metzler Violin Shop at the end of the presentations.  Please RSVP Here  Instrument and bow makers presenting works at this exhibition and sale include:  (Click on each name for bios, photos and more.)

Alexander TzankowAlina KostinaAlkis RappasAlysio de MattosAndrew CarruthersAnna SandysAnthony LaneAnton DomozhyrovAntonio Rizzo, Arlie Moran, Artak ArmeniousBenjamin RuthBrian LisusBrooks HollingerCarlos FunesCarrie ScogginsCheryl MacomberChris DungeyChristopher HollingerChristopher UlbrichtChristopher WhiteCody KowalskiDavid GussetDavid ChrapkiewiczDavid PolsteinDavid Russell YoungDorian BarnesDouglas CoxDuncan MacDonaldFabienne GauchetFrancis MorrisGary VesselGuy RabutH.F. GrabensteinHratch Armenious, James Thornton, Jedidjah de VriesJeff ManthosJesse MaschmeyerJohn HillJohn OsnesJonathan FrankeJoseph CurtinJoseph GrubaughJoseph LiuKelin ZhangKurt JonesMarilyn WallinMark DrehmannMark HollingerMason WeedmanMartin HerouxMichael DaddonaMichael BeckerMichele AshleyMonica Fortin,  Nathan Slobodkin, Okkyum Kim,  Paul CrowleyPaul WiessmeyerPeg BaumgartelPeter BingenPeter SemanPeter ShawPetio KostovPhillip InjeianRobert IsleyRodney MohrRon Fletcher, Sam Billings,  Shahram RezvaniShahrokh TumariSigrun SeifertSteve RossowSteven McCannTetsuo MatsudaTheodore SkrekoTim SummervilleTodd GoldenbergUte ZahnWarren EllisonWilliam Bartruff


April 23, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Nevada School of the Arts
401 S. Fourth Street, 5th Street School Auditorium
Las Vegas, NV 89101 United States
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