The Cozio Carteggio

The Cozio Carteggio takes its name from Count Cozio’s notebooks, which form the first historical record of fine instruments and their makers. Each week, the Carteggio publishes features about the string world, from expert commentary on historic instruments and bows, to interviews with musicians and analysis of the string market. Contributors include Carlo Chiesa, John Dilworth, Philip J. Kass, Dmitry Gindin, Pierre Guillaume, Paul Childs, Alessandra Barabaschi and many other experts.

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Ettore Soffritti

The work of Ettore Soffritti gains sophistication throughout his career, yet remains true to his roots in the Ferrarese school

By Dmitry Gindin

Ferrara is a relatively small city, advantageously positioned at the Emilian border with Lombardy and the Veneto. Its culturally rich past owes much to the powerful Este family who patronised the arts during the Renaissance, though on a lesser scale than the Medici in Florence...

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