Kurt Widenhouse, born in 1958, graduated from the Violin Making School of America in Salt Lake City. After six years’ work at shops in three other cities, he established his own in 1990 and has made 250 violins to date. He won VSA gold medals in 1988 and 1994 and was featured on the cover of Strings in 1998. Among fine violinists who have commissioned his instruments are Aaron Rosand and Alexandre Brussilovsky.
Instrument in Collection
2007 Guarneri model