David is a Violin Maker from St. Louis, Missouri with over 28 years experience in the making and repairing of string instruments and bows. He has studied with several notable makers from the American Federation of Violin and Bow Makers and spent three years in Atlanta working under a German Master Violin Maker.
In 2001, he established David Frederick Violins, which focused on the making of new instruments and bows while assisting shops throughout the Midwest and Southeast with restorations.
David joined The Violin Shop in Lincoln, Inc. in 2010 to take over workshop management.
Finally, in 2016 He was installed as President of The Violin Shop in Lincoln, Inc.
David’s instruments are enjoyed by an international clientele.