Stringnet is proud to introduce violin
and lute maker Stefano Renzi.
Stefano was born in Italy in 1971. He
graduated from the violin making school
ZENESZOLGALTAT - MUSIKALSCH
founded by Remény Ede in Budapest,
Hungary followed by an apprenticeship with
the Roman maker Gilberto Losi and others of
the most talented luthiers and experts in the
Italian capital. His apprenticeship was
dedicated to the construction of stringed
instruments as well as the collection and
restoration of antique instruments from
around the world for his private collection.
When building a violin viola or cello, Stefano
pays much attention to acoustics. This topic
has been the subject of years of research and
study. He considers sound the most important
priority for his customers and makes this the
primary goal all his work. He uses only
personally selected old, naturally seasoned,
resonant spruce and maple. He scours the forests of Trentino/Paneveggio in Italy for choice spruce and acquires maple from the Balkan Mountains.
instruments are increasingly being recognized
and appreciated internationally by many
musicians. His passion for perfection pushes Stefano to
a constant search for improvement, following
the footsteps of the incomparable masters
of the past who have giving Italian
violin making its worldwide reputation.
All instruments bear his label and brand
“S.R”. A Certificate of Authenticity with
description, photos and measurements is also