CREMONA, Italy -- The northern Italian town where Antonio Stradivari and other master violin-makers worked will open a new museum celebrating the instrument.
Cremona will inaugurate the Museum of the Violin on Sept. 14. In a recreated violin-maker's shop, visitors can watch how the instruments are hand crafted. They can admire creations of Stradivari and other famous Cremona violin-makers, the Amati and the Guarneri families, with the instruments in protective showcases, and hear violins being played.
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