The Academia

Italian

The ‘Academia Cremonensis’ of Cremona is a violin and bow making school, situated in the splendid and noble Mina Bolzesi palace, in the center of Cremona.

The Academia has the objective of setting forth the continuation of the historical Cremonese tradition of lutherie within the confines of a workshop where one can live the secrets of the Grand Masters of the past. The Academia conveys the peculiarity of this craft by way of the construction of instruments and bows accordingcorridoiosala to the guidelines set forth by the works of Masters such as Giovanni Lucchi for bows and Simone Fernando Sacconi for violins.Their studies and intuitions represent a real reference point, based on their experiences and deep knowledge of past Master bow makers and luthiers who have shined their light on this art.

Thanks to a personal, shared rapport, the Academia strives to enrich the artistic and professional appearance of the master bow and violin maker, highlighting the talents of both and supplying the necessary competence necessary to become an expert by way of theoretical and practical knowledge.

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