Jeffrey Haas began his violinmaking studies with Geoffrey Ovington and later with Michael Darnton, Marilyn Wallin and Joe Robson.
Presently a mechanical engineer with the Department of Defense he received his Masters Degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
In addition to building, he enjoys playing fiddle for Contradances, Celtic sessions and performances. He resides in upstate New York.
The instrument presented is based on the MS44 PG form Stradivari.