Tihomir Staynov

Via Janello Torriani 18 Cremona


Tihomir Staynov

Violins, violas, cellos
Restoration and repair

He was born in Stara Zagora in 1980. Since his early childhood he has an interest in music and string instruments studying classical guitar. He graduated at the higt school in Art School in Kazanlak, specialty violinmaker under the guidance of Master Hristo Nikolov.

In 2001 he started his education at the world famous school of violinmakers in Cremona, where he studied the famous Cremona style under the guidance of renowned master violinmakers of Cremona like P. Aromatico, M. Negroni, D. Sora, C. Amighetti.

He uses spirit/oil brilliant and transparent varnishes. He also chooses all the materials very carefully paying attention to the timbre characteristics of the sound.

At the beginning of 2010 he founded his work shop in the heart of Cremona.

Every year Mr. Staynov regularly participates to several international fairs like Music China, Frankfurt Musikmesse and Mondomusica in Cremona.

He participated with success at the important violinmaking competition Triennale both in Italy.

Manufactures of various models of instruments:

Violin: A. Stradivari, Guarneri del Gesù, Ornati, Guadagnini, Amati
Viola: A. Stradivari
Cello: A. Sradivari-Piatti