R. J. Storm
R. J. Storm is a working First Class violin maker, dealer, and restorer now located in Beacon, NY USA. Rooted under the sound tutelage of David Meyer, John A. Roskosky-ex Wurlitzer, and further refined under John L. Rossi, and world class restorer, and ex-Wurlitzer, Carlos Arcieri. Approaching 35 years of making, Dr. Storm has completed 149 instruments that are around the world, is a current contributing columnist for national quarterly publication, Fiddler Magazine, is a current member of the Violin Society of America, and additionally is a Doctor of Acupuncture, PRC, and is a professional 5-string banjo musician. Furthermore, he makes time to perpetuate the art by guiding apprentices, refining their skills, and preparing a new generation to carry on the art of violin making and restoration.