17 November 2019

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The Neolin 2.0

With the massive arrival of things 2.0, the Neolin too, passes into its second generation. Although compared to classical violin making, the Neolins...

The Neolin gets a sixth (!) string

Although it’s fun to develop innovative instruments based on my own ideas, it’s even better to work with demanding musicians on ambitious...

Le Neola

6 years after the birth of the first Neolins, and 3 years after the Neoloncelle, here is the Neola. The reason for such a delay is not that I do not...

Neolin in exotic woods

Making instruments in series can offer great possibilities for experimentation – if ever the idea does not work out, at least a part of the...

The flat Neolin

As I’m always looking for new timbres to explore, I decided to check what happens if I made a Neolin without archings. Primarily, I was trying to...

Play the NEOLIN online

Discover the sound of the new NEOLIN violin with this interactive animation:

Listen to the sound of this astonishing new instrument !

A surprising Strad model

The violin of the “Rubato” range The Strad 2.0 !This violin is a full-fledged master violin in every way, except two: – Its price...

Which strings for the Neolin ?

Since the production start of the Neolin in 2007, several customers have informed me about problems with the D’Addario Helicore strings...

To fret or not to fret ?

Several customers (or potential ones) are seduced by the possibilities offered by the frets on the Neolin. But at the same time, they don’t...

The Neolin guitar

An idea by Franck Lopez (see page references): A 6-string Neolin tuned like a soprano-guitar (one octave higher) and fretted. Like that, the gitar...