Owner Rachele Turgeon is both a violin maker and bow maker and is key to the operations in the workshop. Her apprenticeship began in 1981. Bio
Dolores Vann, my mother, is a violinist, viola d'Amorist, teacher, clinician, and former Board Member of the National Youth Orchestra of
Canada. Dolores is our music/historian consultant. Bio
Ella Fitzgerald is always the life of the building, bright, enthusiastic and eager to please. Oliver Twist has been part of our studio since 1999. The little grey rescue is as sweet at they come RIP Oct 15 2108.
Creeker, our 37 pound monster Maine Coon, is the perfect shop babysister...loved by all. Found at McMillan Creek, he has chosen to stay with us since 2009.