Category Archives: InstrumentBuilderDocs

docs who build music instruments

Rolf Schindler

Rolf Schindler is BalloonDoc and MultiTalentDoc

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Hallo Wolfgang,

a couple of months ago you have asked me to report about my hobbies. That is a little risky because I am helping many prejudices by that….. Continue reading Rolf Schindler

Hans Walz

Hans Walz was InstrumentbuilderDoc

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Folk music of the Harz (mountain chain in the middle of Germany) area has fascinated Dr.med. Hans Walz, especially when performed on historical Harz instruments like the “devils violin” or the “Hillebille”. The general practitioner and lung specialist who settled his office in the little town Stiege in the eastern Harz does not only like the music but builds these special instruments. Continue reading Hans Walz

Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer is OrganDoc, CharityDoc, MuseumDoc, TheologyDoc, PhilosophyDoc, NobelPrizeDoc, PeaceDoc, WriterDoc, MusicologyDoc, StampDoc, CoinDoc, CoverDoc, InventorDoc, InstrumentBuilderDoc

Albert Schweitzer (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was a German—and later French—theologian, organist, philosopher, physician, and medical missionary in Africa, also known for his historical work on Jesus. He was born in the province of Alsace-Lorraine, at that time part of the German Empire, though he considered himself French[citation needed] and wrote mostly in French. Continue reading Albert Schweitzer

Philipp Bonhoeffer

 Philipp Bonhoeffer is ViolinDoc, ViolinmakerDoc and CharityDoc

philipp bonhoefferThroughout his career Philipp Bonhoeffer has followed his interests outside medicine. Since childhood he is an active musician playing the violin and the viola. He has keen interest in violinmaking. Since 2010 Philipp Bonhoeffer has expanded his interest into the world of violins and has started building violins under the guidance and in associating with the violinmaker Stefan Peter Greiner.

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Heinrich Klose

Heinrich Klose was InstrumentbuilderDoc, ViolinDoc and FlyingDoc


Heinrich Klose (1937)

Heinrich Klose (* 31. August 1879 in Ibbenbüren; † 19. November 1968 in Bad Eilsen) was a german Surgeon and University Teacher. He was one of the founders of the Medical Academy Danzig.
He could fly airplanes and learnt building violins which he also played. Continue reading Heinrich Klose