Luis Negri was born in Herten, Germany in 1967.
In a family atmosphere of musicians, he spent his childhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. At 19 he returned to Germany, to the city of Lubeck, where with great dedication and effort founded Negri Cases; An atelier specialized in producing handcrafted leather cases and covers for fine violins. At age 34 he moved to northern Italy, where his family comes from.
Within a few years, the Negri brand was synonymous with the best protection for old violins- Negri Cases protects mostly of the Stradivarius and Guarneri violins (valued at over 10 million Euros instruments each) worldwide. Lord Yehudi Menhuin, Ruggiero Ricci, Akiko Suwanai, Vadim Repin, Linus Roth and the great Maxim Vengerov are among lovers of our brand.