2017 VSA Convention Schedule

Thursday November 9

6:30 - 8:00pm  Opening Reception Sponsored by Heritage Insurance Services

Friday November 10

8:30 am - 5:30pm: Registration Desk Open

8:30 am – 1:00pm & 2 - 5:30 pm: Vendor Room Open

9:00am – 5:00pm: Special Exhibition of Historical American Making Open

9:00am – 5:00pm: New Instrument Exhibit Open

9-10:30 am   David Bromberg Instrument Collection
Speaker: David Bromberg

10:30am-12pm     Special Exhibition of Historical American Instruments
Speakers: David Bromberg, Chris Germain, John Montgomery & Philip Kass

12:00-1:30pm      Special Event: Women in Business Lunch
Sponsored by: by Atelier Constantin Popescu, Bernhardt House of Violin, D’Addario, Howard Core Company & International Violin Company

2:00-3:00pm         The Dean of American Bowmaking: William Salchow
Speakers: Various Students and Family Members remember William Salchow

3:30-5:00pm         Acoustics Introduction and Overview
Speaker: Evan Davis

7:00pm                    Special Event: Open Mic

Saturday November 11

8:30 am - 5:30pm: Registration Desk Open

8:30 am – 1:00pm & 2 - 5:30 pm: Vendor Room Open

9:00am – 5:00pm: Special Exhibition of Historical American Making Open

9:00am – 5:00pm: New Instrument Exhibit Open

9:00-10:00am      Innovation in American restoration
Speakers: Sharon Que & Stacey Styles

10:30-11:30am   Obie Viola Project
Speakers: Fan-Chia Tao, Marilyn Wallin & Joseph Curtin

12:00-1:30pm     Special Event: New Professionals Lunch

2:00-3:00pm        Open Forum – Restoration Tools & Techniques - Click here to learn about presenting at the Forum
Organized by: Pablo Alfaro & Julian Cossmann Cooke

3:30-5pm               Makers Meet Makers - Open Forum on Making
Organized by: Fan-Chia Tao

5:00- 7:00pm       Closing Reception


Confirmed 2017 Exhibitors:

Anima Nova

Arcos Brasil USA

Bosco Violin Supply

Cleveland Violins

Eastman Strings

Echo Bridge Music

Fuchs & Chaxel SARL - Fuchs Pierre-Yves

Gatchell Violins Company

Global Violins

Heritage Insurance Services

Howard Core Company

International Violin Company

L'Archet Brasil

Larsen Strings

Metropolitan Music Co.

New Harmony Music

Nova Strings Inc.

Otto Musica

Pirastro GmbH

Timberwood Industries, Inc

Violin Varnish Ltd.


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