A real honor to be one of very few

Today Norman Lebrecht posted on his "Slipped Disc" Blog an article of the NY Times about the "MacDonald" Stradivari Viola which will be on auction at Sothebys for a staggering starting bid of 45 million $.

Here is the link

As you all can imagine I feel blessed to have the "Gibson" Stradivari Viola. The last viola built by the cremonese master. I am deeply thankful to the Habisreutinger-Stradivari Foundation for the loan.