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Learning to Make, Repair and Restore Violins

Learning to Make, Repair and Restore Violins

For anyone who hasn’t yet heard the EastCastShow radio interview with Gary Bridgewood the first part of it gives an interesting, surprising and humorous insight into the beginnings of Bridgewood & Neitzert. Here’s the link again:  http://www.eastcastshow.com/2013/12/behind-scenes-at-bridgewood-neitzert-in.html. The show covers Gary’s memories of the first workshop above a betting office in Dalston in 1982 and a rather unexpected and frightening encounter with the machete-wielding ‘Captain Kirk’ from the flat below!

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