Jochen Voigt

photo: Waldemar Kielichowski © Institute of Music and Dance, Warsaw

Jochen Voigt

Instrument: violin

Classification: 3 Chordophones / 32 Composite chordophones / 321 Lutes / 321.3 Handle lutes / 321.32 Necked lutes / 321.322 Necked box lutes or necked guitars / 321.322-71 Necked box lutes or necked guitarswith a bow

Violin maker: Jochen Voigt

Date: 1981

Town: Markneukirchen

Country: Germany

Owner: Ministry of Culture and National Heritage’s Collection of Violins

Inventory number: KIL-102, identification no. MKiS XV-C-102

Provenance: made for the 1981 International H. Wieniawski Violin Making Competition in Poznań, acquired on 10 July 1981

Description: classic model; two-piece hazel spruce belly, two-piece sycamore back; for solo performance

Inscriptions: framed printed label, embellished with geometrical-floral ornamentation, reading: Jochen Voigt / Geigenbaumeister / Markneukirchen 19.. / [trademark with a bow and violin neck forming a V]

Measurements: body length 357 mm, upper bout 168 mm, middle bout 112 mm, lower bout 207 mm

Materials: hazel spruce, sycamore

Prizes: Forth Prize at the 1981 International H. Wieniawski Violin Making Competition in Poznań (equal with Anatoly Kochergin, KIL-101)

Catalog card: based on the Union of Polish Artist Violin Makers’ documentation

<< Back