Hans has made classical stringed instruments for the past forty years. Since gaining a diploma of distinction at the Newark School of Violin Making in the UK in 1980, and receiving a masters diploma from the Icelandic Arts Council in 1982, he has made instruments for professional musicians in many countries. He has lectured on violin making and acoustics in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Hans lives and works in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Back length: 750 mm | String length: 694 mm
Upper bout: 351 mm | Middle bout: 237 mm | Lower bout: 444 mm