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The following information about this luthier was submitted on 11/18/2004 via 205.188.117.8 by Eric Livingston. It has not been verified by Violinist.com, which takes no responsibility for its accuracy.

Howard Needham

Annapolis , Maryland

Phone: 410-263-3247
Website: http://www.howardneedham.com

Builds violins and/or bows? Yes
Sells? Yes

Opinions expressed below are those of their authors alone.

From Eric Livingston
Posted via 205.188.116.12 on November 18, 2004 at 3:58 PM (MST)
I'm sure many string players breathed a sigh of relief when Howard moved back to the Washington, D.C. area. For years he was the only luthier I completely trusted with the care of my instruments and bows. In the realm of repairs and sound adjustments he is unbeatable--he truly has a sixth sense for the concept of tone and tone production. A very talented and well-informed maker, he is currently focusing his efforts on new and beautifully conceived instruments. I look forward to visiting his new shop in Maryland, and am anxious to see his new work.

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