MOES & MOES VIOLIN MAKERS
Peter Moes (rhymes with shoes) is the son of Moritz Moes from Amsterdam, Holland and Inge Baerthlein from Wuerzburg, Germany. He was born in 1946 in Seeshaupt, Bavaria. After studies at the Technical University of Munich he entered violin making school in spring of 1972.
Our instruments are original models designed with our own methods to achieve the particular sound and playability we are seeking. Even with their classical dimensions and proportions, they are easily recognizable by our models, workmanship and varnish just as all the early makers were.