Well-known musicians have visited my studio for many years. I am thankful to have a significant dialogue with musicians since it is through the friendship and artistic passion of many outstanding musicians that I have been able to take my instruments to the highest level of concert performance. A violinmaker needs intensive interaction with the sound objectives and experiences of musicians in order to become a true servant of the art of sound.

Read what musicians have had to say about the sound and craftsmanship of my instruments. Media coverage of my work in newspaper articles and television reports.

Media Reports
Newspaper Articles

The STRAD Magazine, London: "One of the most important living violinmakers."

New York Times: "Leading violinmaker from Germany."

Süddeutsche Zeitung, München: "... pioneering results for the violinmaking world."

Certain research results produced by Martin Schleske have been gathered as part of the exhibition collection of the Deutsches Museum in Munich, Germany.