- Laurence Libin
(b San Francisco, CA, July 10, 1951). American violin maker. His interests in art and in the violin began at age six. In 1977, he was one of the first graduates of the School of Violin Making in Salt Lake City, Utah. Thereafter he worked in San Francisco as a restorer for Frank Passa, a pupil of Simone Fernando Sacconi, until opening his own workshop in ...