Christopher Jacoby

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About Christopher Jacoby

  • Rank
    THE VIOLA CAME FIRST
  • Birthday 08/28/1981

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    INSTAGRAM @jacobyfineviolins

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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Takoma Park, MD
  • Interests
    Violin Making, Tool enthusiam, Open-minded discussion, and the mechanics of sound.

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  1. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    We got you, BassClef! Episode 2 is about Fakes and Forgeries, and we talk about the Voller Bros. With Ben Hebbert
  2. Christopher Jacoby

    Shellac Violin Varnish

    Problem is historicity vs. originality. How much of the varnish is original; how can we tell it wasn’t re-varnished later, or heavily restored with shellac over-polish, and why are we always so sure that individual makers followed what we perceive as timeline and regional trends in materials and method...
  3. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks Finn!
  4. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks, finn!
  5. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks, DoorMouse!
  6. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Very open to suggestions! Iut a blog up on Violinist.com, and posted on the Fingerboard here. Thanks, Jules!
  7. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    GREAT writeup from Ben Hebbert in London! https://hebbertsviolins.wordpress.com/2019/01/18/welcome-to-omopod-com/
  8. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Gonna be touching on some of that in the Sea Change episode, chatting about Vuillaume, and interviewing Jerry Maestrowicz about his career at francais and beyond, and the Oberlin workshops. JH, I would love to record you about something you’re passionate about
  9. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks for your feedback, Dan! Look forward to taking a crack at it
  10. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Awwww thanks Jim
  11. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Cheers! Thanks, Carinius
  12. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks, Jiri!
  13. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Sorry, Daniel! Glad you found it. Rozie makes the things work!
  14. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Rue, it will ALL COME OUT
  15. Christopher Jacoby

    OMO, the Violin Making podcast

    Thanks TVB!