Hans Jürgen Nebel


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Founding Member
Company Name
The American Federation of Violin & Bowmakers

Hans Jürgen Nebel is a fourth generation violin maker from Germany who decided that his skills and talents were best served as a repairman.  He has rebuilt and restored violins ever since establishing his own business in 1957.  From that time on Hans has become one of the true experts on violin repair in the world and is asked to travel to schools in Europe and America to teach to younger generations of eager students.  His knowledge and background are nearly as endearing as his humor and kindness.