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OUR TEAM

Solé Team

Desde que hace casi 20 años abriéramos nuestras puertas, Solé Luthiers se ha distinguido por un nivel de excelencia en sus servicios de lutería que nos ha granjeado la confianza de algunos de los mejores maestros de cuerda frotada de España y Europa. Bajo la dirección de las prestigiosas e internacionalmente reconocidas hermanas Solé –Mercè Solé, maestra luthier y Montse Solé, maestra arquetera–, Solé Luthiers ofrece una serie de servicios exclusivos dirigidos a profesores, estudiantes, melómanos y coleccionistas que engloban tanto la adquisición, tasación y consignación de instrumentos de cuerda frotada y sus respectivos arcos como la construcción, restauración y mantenimiento de los mismos.

MONTSERRAT SOLÉ – BOW MAKER

Montse

Diploma from CSVM [Cremona]. For 5 years she worked under the tuition of Master Bow Maker T. Toyoshima -pupil of Edward Smith, head restorer at J&A Beare’s in London-. She finished her bow-making skills under the guidance of different bow makers in Italy and France. Some musicians who use her bows are: Pinchas Zuchermann, Ashan Pillai, Ala Voronkova and Svetlana Tovstukha, amongst others.

MERCÈ SOLÉ – VIOLIN MAKER

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Diploma in violin making from IPIALL (Cremona) nand in restoration & repair from C.F.P (Cremona). Subsequently she developed further her artistic skills in Hamburg during two years under the tuition of Master Stefan Hansen and for another two years under the tuition of Master Yoshio Morino. Currently, she continues tuition in Tokyo, of Master Luthier T. Toyoshima (pupil of Edward Smith, head restorer in the J&A Beare in London) and Stockholm.

DAVID RODRÍGUEZ CERDÁN – PCOM MANAGER

David

Philosophy graduate. Communication, Projects and PR Manager. More than 10 years of experience in the music industry. Formerly attached as Product Manager to music distribution/retailing companies as Diverdi, Sémele and LQM while developing a career as music journalist/writer. On this field he has received comissions from OCNE, OSG, Orquesta Filarmonía and CD labels such as Glossa, Neos, Kairos, Tudor, Warner Music, Verso and Quartet Records.

MANUS VERZONI – VARNISH MASTER

Manus

Graduate in Classical Italian luthery. Since year 2000 he is one of the associate experts at masters Marco Imer Piccinotti, Lorenzo Frignani and Marcello Bellei’s cabinets.  Mr. Verzoni is specialized in varnishing and restoration of bowed and plucked string instruments. His restoration works can be appreciated not only within Italy but also at some of the finest’ art galleries and museums all over the world.