Coen
Engelhard

Nationality: Netherlands

Residence: France

Main Style: Bow Maker

Presenting: Seminar

WORKING AREAS

Freelance Player

Employed Player

Freelance Educator

Employed Educator

Bass Com- poser/Arr.

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BASIC INFO

Current Orchestra/Band/Group

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Current Educational Institution

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Current Works

As a bow maker I develop bows made out of Acacia wood for viols, violin, cello, bass and violone. These bows seem to open up the instrument and they enable a clear articulation which is of great interest for bass players in early music as in all other styles.

Self-Composed/Arr. Works for Double Bass

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MINI BIOGRAPHY

Dutch cellist Coen Engelhard settled in France where he discovered the viola da gamba. Playing as a freelance musician, producing 7 albums, he has been viol teacher during 20 years at the Conservatoire of Toulouse. Since 2007 Coen is making bows from Acacia wood, being a fulltime bow maker since 2014. Violone and bass players are excited about these bows.

WEBSITE

www.archetsenboisderobinier.com