WALTER BARBIERO ARCHETTAIO
I graduated in viola at the Conservatory ” A. Steffani ” of Castelfranco Veneto with Maestro Luca Volpato , and the ” Ecole Nationale de Musique et de Danse ” in France with H. Suignard .
I worked as a violist with various orchestras including: ” The great Ecourie et la Chambre du Roy ” directed by Jean-Claude Malgoire in Paris, Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Trento, Orchestra Filarmonica della Fenice , Orchestra of Padua and Veneto and many others.
The great passion of working wood brings me to start studying and bow makers perfezionandomi with various masters like Nelly Poidevin, Christian Barthe in France and Alfredo Clemente in Cologne.
My office, my passion and ‘uprising with particular attention to the ancient arches, baroque, classical and transition, but also Renaissance arches reconstructed from iconographic sources.
I built bows for many professional musicians, including:
Danilo Rossi, Giuliano Carmignola, Viktoria Mullova, Mario Brunello, Isabelle Faust, Uto Ughi, Gilles Apap, Giovanni Angeleri, Sigurd Imsen, Renaud Capuçon, Gabriele Ragghianti, Alfredo Zamarra and many others.
I participate regularly in exhibitions Mondomusica of Cremona and put Musik in Frankfurt and three editions have offered a bow to the winner of the National Competition violin Biennale ” Premio Citta ‘di Vittorio Veneto “, and the winner of the contest Postacchini Fermo.
Via Molinella 48/b, PIOMBINO DESE PADOVA, 35017, Italy
Contact Walter Barbiero
Tel +39 0499 367138