For over 30 years in Cremona, the Maestros of Academia Cremonensis have been devoted to the study of violinmaking and its markets.
A new violinmaking Academy
for global generation
The world has changed, but most luthier schools don't. Academia Cremonensis is different. Our award-winning programs allow you to learn from internationally renowned teachers. Our teaching method is focused on the realization of the different possible careers in the violin making sector, because our students are asking more than a violinmaking degree.
Develop the fundamental knowledge and skills for craftsmen around the world and learn to navigate a global landscape that is changing faster than ever.
Scholarships are available for candidates who show the potential to make a difference in the world, start applying to be considered today.
Choose your Master
MODERN VIOLIN MAKING
This master is the only one that allows you to choose 4 different specializations:
MASTER IN TRADITIONAL CREMONESE VIOLINMAKING
MASTER IN COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN VIOLINMAKING
MASTER IN DESIGN AND INNOVATIVE VIOLINMAKING
MASTER IN VIOLIN BUSINESS FOUNDATIONAL AND PLACEMENT
September / January
HISTORICAL INSTRUMENTS MAKING
The historical instruments making course involves the construction of a Viola da Gamba following the construction methods and the main characteristics of the different styles of the European Renaissance and Baroque.