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Gianni Ji Hwan Park 2018 1724 Strad Model

This outstanding violin is an award winning example made in 2018 by Gianni Ji Hwan Park that reached 4th place at the 2018 international Mittenwald violin making competition in May. It was also exhibited in the Sinfonima Cuvee Darling Exposition in Frankfurt in April 2018. It is modeled after the Abergavenny Stradivarius of 1724, and is double labeled, one with the maker's label, and another mentioning the provenance from the Mittenwald Competition. At that same competition, he received a silver medal for his Conte Vitale Andrea Guarneri model viola.YouTube Channel copy/paste Demo Link:

Violin Dimensions:LOB 35.5cmUB 16.7cmMB 11.1cmLB 20.8cmStop Length 13.2cm

Ji Hwan Park began his violin making career began in 2005 at the International Stradivari Violin Making School of 

Cremona. He studied under the guidance of the Maestro Liutaio Massimo Negroni for five years. After acquiring his diploma, he built deep knowledge and skills on violin making, and laid the bases for violin repair under Sung Hyun Park and Michele Dobner. 

He opened his own workshop in Cremona, Italia in 2015. His instruments are played by professional 

musicians, amateurs, and music students worldwide.


2010 4th Pisogne Italian National Violin making competition – Bronze medal Viola 

2011 5th Pisogne Italian National Violin making competition –Silver medal Violin

Prize “Best sound” Violin

2013 5th Violino Arvenzis Violin making competition –6th Prize Violin

2015 14th Cremona Triennale International Violin making competition –Menzione d'onore Violin

2016 13th International Henryk Wieniawski Violin Making Competition

–Gold medal Violin 

–Silver medal Violin

Prize “Best workmanship” Violin

2018 8th Mittenwald International Violin Making Competition 

–Silver medal Viola

–4th Prize Violin

Prize “Best artistic expressiveness” Viola


2018 15th International “Triennale” Cremona Violin Making Competition

–Bronze medal Violin

–Silver medal Cello

 Prize “Pierangelo Balzarini” – Best workmanship Cello

 Prize “Giorgio Cè” – Best Varnish Cello

Gianni also received Gold and Silver medal for maker's work.

Gianni Ji Hwan Park 2018 1724 Strad Model

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