16 May 2016, Monday, 13:44
UFA, 16 May 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. The French violin maker, friend of Vladimir Spivakov Alain Carbonare arrived in Ufa at the First Vladimir Spivakov International Violin Competition. He came to Ufa with his daughter Mazarin, continuing the family business of manufacturing instruments. One of the violins worth about 20 thousand euros was granted to the second winner award Agnes Langer from Hungary.
Two craftsman violins were presented by the master as a gift to Ufa musicians. One instrument was transferred to the National Symphony Orchestra of Bashkortostan, which accompanied the contestants in the final gala-concert. The new violin of the year of 2014 was given to the accompanist of the National Symphony Orchestra — winner of international, national and republican competitions Ilshat Muslimov.
Another violin of 2016, made by Mazarin Carbonare was donated to the Ufa Secondary Special Music College for a student of the string department.
The violin maker and musician Alain Carbonare lives in Mirecourt — the capital of the French violin production. Since 1989, Alain Carbonare makes instruments for outstanding soloists, musicians of the "Moscow Virtuosi" orchestra under the baton of Vladimir Spivakov, Gérard Caussé, Gregory Zhislin, Svetlin Russev.