Workshop with Silvio Levaggi

From the 27th of January to the 2nd of February we had the visit of Silvio Levaggi, straight from Cremona.
We covered some functional aspects on cello making, and it was a great pleasure to have Silvio sharing his knowledge with us.

Varnish antiquing with Gábor Draskóczy

Place: BELE.Basque School of Violin Making. CPM – Juan Crisostomo de Arriaga- MKP. Plaza Ibarrekolanda 1, 48015 Bilbao. Spain. Lecturer: Gábor Draskóczy.  draskoczy-violin.com Date:  from 24th to 26th April 2020. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Duration: 21 hours Timetable: Friday and Saturday 9:00-13:00/ 14:00-18:00 and Sunday 10:00-15:00. Languaje: English Materials needed: Violin varnished as for antiquing. Tools and materials for antiquing. […]

Anima Nova visits BELE

Last Friday, Pal Molnar and Hans -Peter Bestehorn, Anima Nova visited BELE.

We had a demostration of the Anima Nova, the adjustable carbon fiber sounpost on a cello and a viola. Playing the instruments we had

Functional aspects on cello making

Lecturer: Silvio Levaggi. /www.levaggi-tartari.com Schedule: Work will be done on instruments brought by the participants Discussion on all the subjects related to the functional aspects, through the specific cases of each professional and each instrument provided. These functional aspects could cover: Arching Thicknesses Bass bar Neck Fingerboard Nut Set up: Bridge Soundpost Strings Tailpiece Date: […]

Resultado provisional Pruebas de Acceso 2019-20 Septiembre

Resultado provisional de las pruebas de acceso a la Escuela Vasca de Lutheria BELE, realizadas el 3 de septiembre para el curso 2019-2020:   Listado provisional de admitidos/as: 41595875-F Puntuación: 69,0. 17530035-K Puntuación: 68,6. 43559695-H Puntuación: 67,2.   No admitidos/as: 15236363-J Puntuación: 0. L2R78P981 Puntuación: N.P.

EN – Resultado provisional Pruebas de Acceso 2019-20

Resultado provisional de las pruebas de acceso a la Escuela Vasca de Lutheria BELE, realizadas el 21 de junio para el curso 2019-2020: Listado provisional de admitidos/as: 1. D.N.I: 50246420-E Puntuación: 80,2 2. D.N.I: 71522746-Z Puntuación: 75,7 3. D.N.I: 47800866-N Puntuación: 73,3 4. D.N.I: 15490721-Z Puntuación: 71,4 Admitido/a con matrícula condicionada a presentación de documentación: […]

New Inscription and Access Tests for the 2019-20 academic year

Inscription period goes from the 1st to the 12th of July 2019.
Access Tests will be held the 3rd of September 2019 at 9:00 in BELE, Basque Violin Making School.

End of the year concert

Concert with instruments made by the students of 3rd year
June 14th at 4:30 p.m. Classroom: + 2-17. Free admission.

Program
Joseph Haydn

-Divertimento in B Dur Num 8 Hob V

-Divertimento in G Dur num 53

-Divertimento in H moll num 96

Interpreters

Methods for understanding and reproducing classical cremonese woodwork. Focused on outline, purfling and edgework of Stradivari violins. Philip Ihle.

Methods for understanding and reproducing classical cremonese woodwork. Focused on outline, purfling and edgework of Stradivari violins. Philip Ihle.

Free Categorization tests for the BILBAO PROJECT in progress

We are running the “Free Categorization Tests” for the BILBAO PROJECT, from last week until next Friday.

Last week we had some violin players who have taken part in this part of the experiment and have shared their opinion about the instruments.