In his workshop in Les Essards, Yann Besson manufactures unique pieces of cellos, violins and violas that he sells all over the world, including China and the United States. By Séverine Joubert, Sud Ouest. Read the complete news in french.
Excerpt – translated by Google. (french version available as a PDF file) The viola, an instrument in search of violin making Long overlooked by luthiers, the viola has, in recent decades, been the subject of a return to grace. Less standardized than the violin, it stirs the creativity of manufacturers. “No one specializes only in the[…..]
Richard Tunnicliffe is a professional cellist, known widely for his performances and recordings of the Bach Cello Suites. Richard is professor of historical cello at the Royal College of Music and performs regularly with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE) in fact Richard performed at the very first concert performed by the OAE[…..]
Yann Besson story published in the Hors série Métiers d’art en France – 2018 magazine. Text Marie Lepesant / Photos Audrey Morisson Click on the following pictures to print full pages or go the french version to get a more readable version.
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By Fabien PAILLOT. Clic next image or download PDF (french version).