Violin-maker Dmitry Badiarov

Violin-maker Dmitry Badiarov

Violin Maker Dmitry Badiarov

Dmitry Badiarov was born in Russia, in 1969. He started playing the violin at the age of 8 with professor Semyon Ziskind. At the age of 11 he apprenticed to the violin-maker Vladimir Oiberman. He graduated from St.Petersburg Conservatoire (professors Mark Komissarov and Oleg Shoulpiakov) and from Brussels Royal Conservatoire (professor Sigiswald Kuijken, baroque violin). He studied violin-making and restoration with master violin-maker Vladimir Yakimenko in St.Petersburg from 1990 to 1992 and in 1997 he frequented the class of master violin-maker Luca Primon at the Civic School of Violin-Making in Milan.

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violins-utrecht Exhibition in Utrecht : September 5-7, 2014 - Dear friends, I would like to invite you to my forthcoming exhibition in Utrecht (The Netherlands), from September 5 to 7, 2014. I will bring a few instruments, some of which are patterned after my new original model based on the late Guarneri del Gesu (ex-Vieuxtemps, ex-Ysaÿe). Some instruments will be still in the white, [...]
Custom-made fine viola Mondomusica New York 2014 - Visit me in New York in April. Exhibition starts on the 10 and lasts till the 12th of April 2014, at 82, Mercer Street, New York. Download the official brochure from Mondomusica NYC website for more insight and do visit my booth no. 53, right in the center of the exhibition pavilion.
Arnaud Violin-Making course Violin-making courses with Dmitry Badiarov - Why make a violin? Violin is a fascinating, enigmatic object, and so it the profession of violin-making. For more than 500 years it remains one of the most inspiring musical instruments and is unlikely to go out of use anytime soon. One might want to build a violin for practical reasons, as a matter of [...]
Sergey Malov spalla

… a wonderful violin-maker, true artist, always in research, never blindly copying anything but following his highest aesthetic standards based on profound knowledge of the whole culture and spirit of the baroque period (among others). The fantastic Violoncello da Spalla, reborn by him is a great instrumental challenge and musical inspiration for me. Many Thanks, again!– Sergey Malov, Russia/Germany, 03.10.2011

Alex Dzyubinski, violin
  • Alex Dzyubinski, Juilliard, Aalborg Symphony, modern vln as his 1st instrument

  • Dmitry Kosolapov, St.Petersburg Philharmonic, modern viola as his first instrument

  • Sigiswald Kuijken, a set of baroque violins and violas as his 2nd instrument, two violoncellos da spalla as his first instrument

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Violin-maker Dmitry Badiarov, Jan van Beers str. 137, 2523JT The Hague, The Netherlands.

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